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I-81 crash leads to manhunt near Kingsport

February 17th, 2014 3:34 pm by NET News Service

I-81 crash leads to manhunt near Kingsport

KINGSPORT — State and local police were searching the area of Tri-Cities Crossing on Monday morning after a motorist fled their crashed vehicle on Interstate 81.

According to preliminary information from Tennessee Highway Patrol Public Information Officer Sgt. Bill Miller, the crash was a single-vehicle incident near mile-marker 56. The driver then ran from the scene, possibly to a nearby construction site where he may have received a ride.

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