Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Teen Injured After Sledding Into Truck
A teenager was sent to the hospital this afternoon after his sled struck a vehicle in West Knox County. According to the initial investigation, a 16-year-old male was sledding down Candlewick Road onto Hickey Road around 2:00 p.m. when he struck a 2003 red Ford F-150 traveling westbound on Hickey Road. The driver of the Ford was driving slowly, but did not see the teenager in time to stop his truck.
The teenager was transported to UT Medical Center by Rural Metro with unknown injuries. No citations or charges will be issued.