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September 23rd, 2013 12:44 pm by Jeff Bobo

Photo gallery: Three hospitalized in Rogersville crash

Photos courtesy of the Rogersville Police Department.

ROGERSVILLE - A medical emergency is suspected of triggering a crash Monday morning in Rogersville in which a car veered into a pickup truck at an 11-W intersection.

The incident occurred at approximately 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 11-W and Park Boulevard. 

The driver of a car, an 81 year old Kingsport man, was reportedly traveling west on 11-W may have suffered a medical emergency as he approached the intersection. Police said he apparently didn't attempt to brake prior to impact.

The car reportedly veered into the a Dodge pickup at the intersection, striking the front end of the truck. 

Police say the car "bounced" three times before coming to rest on its roof against a guardrail.

The pickup was pushed backwards by the impact and into a school bus. 

All three drivers were transported to the Holston Valley Medical Center..

The conditions of the three drivers wasn't available at press time Monday.


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