UPDATE: Multiple fatality accident involving vehicle and train in Loudon County


Scene of a fatal crash on Spring Street in Philadelphia, Tennessee, on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, where a train hit a car. (Photo courtesy Jennifer Long)

PHILADELPHIA, Tenn. (WATE) – Loudon County Sheriff’s Office deputies and first responders are on the scene of a fatal crash involving a vehicle and a train on Spring Street in Philadelphia.

This will impact the travel in this area and several other crossings in this area.

Sheriff’s Office spokesman Matt Fagiana confirmed around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday that there were multiple fatalities.

This is a developing story that will be updated as soon as more information is available.

Stopped train in Philadelphia, Tennessee, near the scene of a fatal crash involving a car on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019. (Photo courtesy 96.1-FM WLNT)
Scene of a train and car collision on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, in Philadelphia, Tennessee. (Photo courtesy 96.1-FM WLNT)


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