Log truck overturns in Claiborne County

Highway 33 near Cape Norris Road is back open after the accident

SHARPS CHAPEL (WATE) – Highway 33 is back open after an accident closed the highway for several hours. Tennessee Highway Patrol said Michelle Segal, 24, crossed the center line in a curve near Molly Hollow Road, side swiping the the log truck.

The truck overturned, shutting down the road at around 7:31 a.m. The road reopened at around 10:46 a.m., according to Tennessee Department of Transportation.

The driver of the truck was not injured, but Segal was taken to University of Tennessee Medical Center. THP said charges are pending.

Highway 33 accident
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