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Just before 8 p.m. on Friday, emergency responders were called to the multi-vehicle crash. Clarksville Police report a 2001 Dodge Intrepid, driven by Peggy Smith, 56, of Clarksville, was all over the roadway while traveling southbound on Ft Campbell Blvd.
While driving the vehicle, Smith was seen running multiple red-light, swerving on the roadway and crashing into several vehicles which were stationary at Quinn Lane stopped for a red-light. Smith's vehicle sideswiped some vehicles and forced some vehicles to crash into others.
There were four vehicles towed from the scene, three people, including Smith, were transported to either Gateway or BACH hospital, and two people were medically treated at the scene and released by EMS.
There was a total of eight cars and 12 people involved in the crash. There were five witnesses to the event.
The cause of the crash is under investigation and it has not been determined if alcohol was involved.
Saturday, October 20 2012, 05:27 PM CDT
Audit finds $51K missing at Hamblen animal shelter
May 22, 2013 19:59 GMT
MORRISTOWN, Tenn. (AP) -- An audit by the state comptroller's office has found that more than $51,000 in animal adoption fees and donations for the Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society was not deposited into the facility's bank account.
According to the audit, an investigation was requested by the Hamblen County mayor after a humane society employee discovered altered receipts.
The audit says a former employee who was questioned by management admitted to backdating one receipt to "borrow" $120. The employee returned the $120 and was terminated. The employee refused to meet with auditors.
Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society Board Chair Gean Ann Sing said in a response to auditors that the humane society now utilizes more than one employee for handling deposits. The board also has agreed to obtain yearly audits.
Bernanke signals Fed to maintain stimulus efforts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chairman Ben Bernanke is telling Congress that the U.S. job market remains weak and that it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to end its extraordinary stimulus programs.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- From bikinis to Hawaiian shirts -- it's time to gear up for the beach.