KPD e-News Release: Kingsport Police Respond to Major East Stone Drive Motor Vehicle Collision

Kingsport Police Department

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NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: Kingsport Police Respond to Major East Stone Drive Motor Vehicle Collision
DATE: August 27, 2014
GENERAL NARRATIVE
On August 27, 2014 at approximately 1:45 PM, Kingsport Central Dispatch was notified of a major motor vehicle collision in the vicinity of the Kingsport Pavilion/Target Shopping Center, located at 2626 East Stone Drive in Kingsport. Kingsport Police and other area first responders rushed to the scene.

Based on early feedback from personnel on scene, this crash is believed to have involved multiple vehicles and resulted in multiple injuries. Most, if not all, travel lanes at this location are currently blocked resulting in heavy traffic congestion.

Area motorists are urged to avoid this area and seek alternate routes for the time being.

Additional information regarding the condition of traffic and the details of the crash will be released as they become available.

RELEASING OFFICER
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit