One killed, two injured in wrong-way crash

POSTED: 4:33 PM Oct 13 2013   UPDATED: 3:31 PM Oct 13 2013
UNICOI COUNTY, Tenn. -

One person was killed, two more injured after an accident Saturday evening.

It happened around 8:30 Saturday evening near the Erwin exit off of Interstate 26.

According to Tennessee Highway Patrol, the driver of a Jeep Grand Cherokee was driving the wrong way on Interstate 26 when he hit an oncoming truck.

Two people in the truck were taken to the Johnson City Medical Center. Troopers tell us they are expected to recover.