A mother identified as a Clinton resident died and her three children were injured in a single-vehicle crash in Knoxville on Saturday morning, authorities said.
The crash was reported at about 6:42 a.m. Saturday at Western Avenue and Mynders Avenue.
When they arrived, Knoxville Police Department officers found a 1998 Ford Explorer that had flipped and was on its side with the driver and three children trapped, the KPD said. Civilians and emergency personnel were able to remove the three children from the vehicle. Their mother died on the scene.
All three children were taken to Children’s Hospital and treated for minor injuries, the KPD said. [Read more…]