Update Saturday 5:45 p.m.:
A Georgia man is facing multiple charges, including vehicular homicide and DUI, after a wrong-way crash killed one woman and sent two others to the hospital overnight in Loudon County.
A preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol shows Jacob Jonathan Nagy, from Dalton, Ga., was driving the wrong way in the southbound lanes of I-75 when he crashed head on into three vehicles around 3 a.m. at mile marker 83.
The report said Lindy Watts, from West Columbia, SC., died in the collision. She was a passenger in one of the vehicles.
Nagy has been charged with vehicular homicide, vehicular assault, reckless endangerment, driving under the influence, and implied consent.
Trooper Ryan Smith said the southbound side of the interstate was closed for several hours while crews cleaned up and investigated the crash.
THP said the incident remains under investigation.
A driver is now facing multiple charges after a wrong-way crash killed one person and sent two others to the hospital in Loudon County.
Trooper Ryan Smith says it happened around 3:00 a.m. at the 83 mile marker of I75 South. The southbound side of the interstate was closed for several hours while crews cleaned-up and investigated the crash that involved four vehicles.
Trooper Smith says one of those vehicles was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes. Trooper Smith says the driver going the wrong way has now been charged with one count of vehicular homicide, two counts of vehicular assault, DUI, implied consent, and seven counts of reckless endangerment.
THP has not released the name of the driver who has been charged and say they are still investigating the accident.