An accident around 4PM on Hwy 76 in front of the Kroger Shopping center involving a White House Police cruiser and a Cadillac slowed traffic for about an hour. iPhone/iPad users click on photo below to play video. http://youtu.be/9wZ_BvpBIXQUPDATE: Officer Cleared
After an investigation by the THP the officer has been deemed not responsible for the accident.
THP Report: Investigated by: Trooper
Vehicle 1: 2007 Cadillac VTS
Driver 1 Vehicle 1 (Injured) DOB: 09/1951 From: Crossplains, TN Seatbelt: UNK *Transported by EMS-Ground to Northcrest Medical Center **Cited for failure to exercise due care
Vehicle 2: White House Police Department Cruiser
Driver 2 Vehicle 2 Name: Law Enforcement Officer Performing Government Duties DOB: 29 From: Portland, TN Seatbelt: Yes
Narrative: Vehicle 2 was traveling west on HWY 76. Vehicle 1 was traveling east on HWY 76. Vehicle 1 made a left turn in front of Vehicle 2. Vehicle 2 struck Vehicle 1 in the right rear bumper.