Woman dies after driving into lake


We now know the name of the woman who died after she drove her car into a lake.

Kingsport police tells us 92-year-old Inez Summers, died after she lost control of her 1998 white Lincoln.

Police tell News Five Summers was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

The case is still under investigation.


A Kingsport woman is dead after driving her car into a lake.

Police tell us it happened shortly before 4:00p.m., at a home on Hemlock Court Drive.

The say a woman was pulling into her carport, when she continued on and drove into Fort Patrick Henry Lake.

We're  told her body was recovered but the car is still in the lake at this time.

Her name has not been released, and police are still investigating what caused the accident.

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