An accident in Blount County killed one person and sent another to the hospital on Monday afternoon.
According to Maryville Police Chief Tony Crisp, three cars crashed shortly before noon on West Broadway in Maryville.
Dispatch said an elderly woman died on the scene.
Emergency responders took another female driver to UT Medical Center with serious injuries. Chief Crisp said the third driver was not injured. Police are currently notifying the next of kin.
Officers plan to reconstruct the crash to find out exactly how the accident happened later this week.