Elderly woman, two others hospitalized after Clinton Highway crash

(WBIR - Knox County) An elderly woman was flown to the hospital and two others were taken via ambulance after a car wreck shut down Clinton Highway Saturday afternoon.

THP said the woman, identified as Mary White, 72, said the elderly woman was turning left from Beaver Creek Road to head South on Clinton Highway. THP said she pulled out in front of another vehicle, which crashed into her.

Crews had to extricate the elderly woman from her vehicle. LIFESTAR then flew her to UT Medical Center.

As of Sunday morning, White was listed in critical condition.

The driver and passenger in the other car, both Knoxville residents, were also taken to the hospital but THP said they were both in stable condition.


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