Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Single Vehicle Fatality in West Knoxville
The Knox County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatality that occurred this morning shortly after 7 a.m. on El Camino at Everett in West Knox County. A 1991 Dodge Dakota truck was negotiating a curve on El Camino, went off the roadway into a ditch, hitting a concrete culvert and coming to rest on the passenger side. 55-year-old Elizabeth Fletcher of Knoxville was transported by Rural Metro to UT Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. There was a small dog in the car with her, and a family member that responded to the scene took custody of the animal. The investigation is ongoing.