1 Killed Another Injured in I-40 Wrong Way Crash

Knoxville Police are investigating after a wrong-way driver killed a man on I-40 Saturday morning.

Officials say 30-year-old Kara Wakefield was headed the wrong way on I-40 West near I-640 around 5:30. She crashed head on into 56-year-old Darrell Guilliams, who was pronounced dead on the scene.

Wakefield was rushed to UT Medical Center with life threatening injuries. There’s no word on her condition.


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