Mother, Daughter Killed in TN Collision
By: , Tow Squad News. Published on: Subscribe in a reader
Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, string given in /home/agencyha/domains/towsquad.net/wp-content/plugins/facebook-button-plugin/facebook-button-plugin.php on line 277
Car Strikes Flatbed, Falls Down Embankment
ETOWAH, Tenn. I A mother and her child were killed Wednesday afternoon on Highway 411 in Tennessee after their vehicle collided with a tow truck then careened down an embankment.
Linda Bloom was transporting her 6-year-old daughter Cayla along with another adult and two other children.
Each of the surviving passengers were injured, and airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.
The incident occurred just before 3:30 pm in relatively clear conditions near the county line marker separating Etowah and Polk County.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol found that Bloom failed to yield to a stop sign when she struck the tow truck.
The driver of the flatbed was uninjured, and is not expected to be charged.
Want to share your own story?
or call 888-603-2599.
Like texting-while-driving, on-board computer systems can represent a dangerous distraction from the road.
The widespread use of camera phones can inflate a single incident, and unfairly paint the reputation of an entire business.
An annual gathering of motorcycle enthusiasts in St. Louis ensnared local police this week, resulting ultimately in two deaths, dozens of arrests and nearly ninety bikes towed.
Tow owner in Penn. is suing local police chief, claiming his company has been denied tow work despite contract
Towing companies could be facing new local guidelines from OH Supreme Court decision…