TOWNSEND (WATE) – A car accident leaves one woman from Townsend dead, Saturday afternoon.
The incident happened just after 1 p.m on East Lamar Alexander Parkway in front of the Townsend Shopping Center.
Betty Jo Kilby, 76, of Townsend was attempting to pull out of the Townsend Shopping Center, when she pulled out in front of Jennifer Wyatt, 42, of Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Wyatt struck Kilby’s car on the driver side door, her vehicle then traveled 30 feet before coming to a rest.
Kilby was pronounced dead on the scene and Wyatt was taken to Blount Memorial Hospital for treatment. Her condition is unknown at this time.
Wyatt also had a passenger with her who was uninjured.