Tag Archives: Tennessee Highway Patrol

Tullahoma Woman Facing Charges after Death in Bus Crash

A Tullahoma woman is facing multiple charges following a fatal school bus crash. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a 5 year old student at Franklin County’s Northlake Elementary School died after the Honda Sedan he was a passenger in pulled … Continue reading

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Labor Day Gas Prices Lowest Since 2004

More than 600,000 Tennesseans are expected to hit the road during the long Labor Day Weekend. And they will enjoy the lowest fuel prices in more than a decade. The cost of a regular gallon of gas ranging around the … Continue reading

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Community Leader and Former School Board Member Killed in Auto Accident

A former Coffee County School Board Member and Hillsboro Community Farmer is dead following a single vehicle accident. James M. Sain, Jr., age 63, died late Wednesday afternoon. The Tennessee Highway patrol says Sain lost control of his Jeep Cherokee … Continue reading

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Major Meth Bust on I-24

A traffic stop on Interstate 24 yields a horde of illegal methamphetamine worth an estimated $28,000. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a trooper stopped a BMW traveling westbound on the Interstate in Marion County Wednesday. The initial traffic stop was … Continue reading

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Highways Deaths on Track to set Record Low

Tennessee is on track to report the lowest number of highways deaths in more than 50 years. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says thus far the accident death toll on state roads is down by 50 compared to the same time … Continue reading

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Early Morning Car Crash on I-24

A car crash early today snarled traffic on I-24 just outside Manchester. According to reports, a car left the eastbound lanes of the interstate near the 109 mile marker shortly after 5 a.m. One person may have been ejected during … Continue reading

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One Dead Following Single Vehicle Crash

A Coffee county man dead following a single vehicle crash off a rural road. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says Jonathan Essinger, age 30, died after his Nissan pickup truck left Parker road North of Manchester around midnight Thursday. The truck … Continue reading

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