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One person is dead after a crash on an I-75 detour road in Campbell County, Tennessee.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the person was killed when a tractor trailer truck crashed on U.S. 25 West and rolled down a slope.
The route was being used for southbound traffic due to the construction on I-75.
Traffic was diverted onto Tennessee 297 while the scene was cleaned up.
The identity of the victim has not been released.
Officials believe fog could have played a factor in the crash.