ROBBINS — A mother and her adult son have been airlifted to University of Tennessee Medical Center following a near-head-on collision with a fire truck in the Mountain View community Thursday afternoon.
The accident occurred as the South Scott Volunteer Fire Department was responding to a fire near the Black Creek neighborhood south of Mountain View.
The woman and her 26-year-old son — whose names have not been released pending an investigation by the Tennessee Highway Patrol — were occupants of a pickup truck that was north-bound on Mountain View Road and collided with a South Scott VFD fire engine at the intersection of Mountain View Road and Volunteer Drive, at the old Mountain View Baptist Church behind the old F.H. Shoemaker Store.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email email@example.com or call 423-569-6343.