Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Deputy Injured in Car Crash
A Knox County Sheriff’s Office Deputy is being treated at the University of Tennessee Medical Center Emergency Room after a car rear-ended his patrol car early Wednesday afternoon. Rural Metro transported 30 year old Officer Casey Akin to the hospital for lower back pain.
He was sitting at a red light at West Town Way at 12:30, when 57 year old Karen Scott of Knoxville ran into the back of his car. She was cited for due care. Akin was on patrol in the area at the time of the incident.