Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
LifeStar Transports Man from Crash Scene
One man was injured when his car crashed head-on into a garbage truck Wednesday morning at 9:40 on Loyston Road near Tolson Lane. Forty eight year old Lloyd Carroll of Knoxville was driving a 2011 Stratus and according to officers on the scene crossed over to the left of the center lane and hit a Tri-County Sanitation truck head on. He had to be extricated from the car and airlifted to U.T. Medical Center by LifeStar. Two people in the truck were not injured. Carroll was alone in the car and was wearing a seatbelt. Officers say charges are pending against Carroll.