Heavy rain will continue to fall across the mountains. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
HAWKINS COUNTY, Tenn. (WYMT/WVLT)-- One person is dead and three others are injured after a boating accident on Cherokee Lake Monday.
According to TWRA Officer David Crum, two boats collided in the Poor Valley Creek area around 11:45 a.m.
Hawkins County EMS and Hawkins County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene along with TWRA.
Authorities have not released the identity of the person who died. The three people injured were taken to Morristown-Hamblen Hospital.
The investigation is ongoing.