One Life Lost In Accident On I-65 Sunday

Smokey-Barn-Online-Ad-1-511x125One Life Lost In Accident On I-65 Sunday 

ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – An accident involving at least two vehicles and a truck pulling a camper trailer has taken one life.

red truck semi wreckThe accident occurred around 3PM at mile marker 101 on I-65. One child was taken to Vanderbilt via ground and one of the drivers was LifeFlighted to Vanderbilt.

Both were listed in stable condition. Southbound lanes were still closed as of 7:30PM. One witness said the camper crossed the median and flipped. Millersville Fire department were the first to arrive at the scene.

UPDATE: A truck and camper traveling North on I-65 crossed the median and struck a 2002 Buick traveling in the southbound lane. Inside the Buick was Grace A. Delmotte, 69, of Cottontown, officials say the impact killed her instantly.

Also traveling southbound was a Volkswagen driven by Maureen Goede of Florida with two passengers, a 7 year old boy and a 4 year old girl. They were also struck by the camper but all three were uninjured, according to officials.

helicopter semi wreckThe truck/camper then overturned and came to a rest on its side across interstate 65 southbound.

The accident is still under investigation and charges are pending.


camper semi wreckUPDATE:  Laura H. Hickman (age 39) of Springfield (driver) along with her daughter Emily (age 10) were occupants in the (Dodge Ram) truck pulling the camper/trailer northbound on Interstate 65; both were listed as injured according to THP.

To follow this story on Facebook (Click HERE)

Photographer Joshua Evans

We bring you ALL the News in and surrounding Robertson County, Tennessee.

View Smokeys Job listings