Carter County

Name released in fatal Carter County accident

CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. - We now know the name of the woman who died in a crash on Tuesday after Tennessee Highway Patrol authorities say she veered into oncoming traffic.

We've learned from the THP that 60-year-old Carolyn Holtsclaw of Johnson City was the one behind the wheel.

The crash happened on Highway 19E. THP tells us Holtsclaw's truck side-swiped a Carter County Highway Department truck and then hit another truck head-on.

Holtsclaw was pronounced dead at the scene.

We're told she was not wearing a seat belt.

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