A Knoxville driver said he choked on his coffee just before he crashed into an East Knox County business Friday morning.
According to a Knox County Sheriff's Office spokesperson, the driver drove into Hightop Nursery and Gardens on the 7800 block of Asheville Highway. around 6:30 a.m. The business was heavily damaged.
The driver was wearing his seat belt, and received only minor injuries. He refused medical treatment.
No charges are expected.