At least one person killed in deadly crash with dump truck near Lebanon
LEBANON, Tenn. —
The Tennessee Highway Patrol closed Hwy 231 near Lebanon on Wednesday for a deadly crash involving a dump truck.
According to the THP, a dump truck and a car crashed on Hwy 231 South near Atkinson Road. The crash happened around 3 p.m.
Terri Roberts was traveling east on Atkinson Road and stopped at a stop sign at Hwy 231. A UPS truck was traveling west on Atkinson Road and stopped at the stop sign. The dump truck was traveling south on Hwy 231.
Roberts made a left turn onto Hwy 231 and crossing into the path of the dump truck while the UPS truck made a right turn onto Hwy 231. The dump truck hit the side of Roberts' car, running it off the road and back into the southbound lanes on Hwy 231.
The dump truck ran off the other side of the road and overturned onto its side in ditch.
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