I-75 in Knox County reopens after deadly accident

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Interstate 75 was shut down for part of the morning after a pedestrian was killed.

Knoxville Police Department said the accident happened around 3:08 a.m. near the Callahan Drive exit on Interstate 75 North.

Officers said they received a report that a vehicle struck a pedestrian. The body of the victim, according to KPD, was located nearby.

The investigation is ongoing, and no additional information has been released at this time.

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