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THP: Black bear killed on interstate in Kingsport

Johnson City Press • Updated May 30, 2019 at 10:55 AM

KINGSPORT — The Tennessee Highway Patrol reported Thursday on Twitter that a large adult black bear had been killed in Kingsport overnight.

The tweet did not specify the location, but THP Sgt. Nathan Hall reported later that the bear was found at Mile Marker 1 in Sullivan County near the Virginia state line and West Stone Drive.

Keep visiting JohnsonCityPress.com for more about this developing story.

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