Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Woman Drives Pickup Truck into Pool
A 48 year old Knoxville woman drove her pickup truck into the National Fitness Center on Alcoa Highway early Saturday evening. The incident happened shortly before 6:30 when the woman drove her Dodge Dakota through the building and into the lap pool. Two employees helped her out of the truck and the pool. No one was hurt, but the woman was taken to U.T. Medical Center as a precaution. Officers on the scene say she will be charged with DUI. Her name will be released when she is charged. They also report there is significant damage to the building.