VIDEO: New Snow Triggers More Accidents In Robertson County
ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – The new snow made for some hazardous road conditions in Robertson County Wednesday night.
Soon after the snow started, reports started coming in about vehicles slipping off the road. At Timberlake Dr and Roy Pitt Rd in Springfield, a vehicle left the road and rolled down an embankment before a row of trees stopped the vehicle from going into a creek. MAP The crash occurred around 6 pm. Fortunately, the driver was not injured.
Within minutes we had reports of a Jeep that had slid off the road and hit a tree head-on. The crash occurred on Hwy 49 at Beaver Dam Creek. MAP According to Cross Plains Fire Chief Tommy Jackson, the driver sustained a broken leg in the crash.
Officials are recommending that drivers stay off the road until the county can catch up to the new snowfall.