Rounds of heavy rain will begin to move into the area later tonight, leading to the increased potential for flooding. A Flood Watch is in effect for the entire area from now through Thursday and a Winter Storm Warning goes into effect tomorrow. As we head into Wednesday, temperatures will drop and transition our rain to sleet and eventually to snow. Most of the area could see several inches of snow and sleet before it's all said and done. Keep it locked right here for updates.
HARROGATE, Tn. (WYMT/WVLT) - A Harrogate teen was killed when the truck he was driving slid off the road and rolled several times. According to the THP, Ryan Marcum, 17, died in the wreck; his passenger, Jacob Ayers, 17, was also hurt in the crash.
THP reports indicate Marcum was taking a curve in the 1000 block of Big Springs Road when his Chevrolet full-size pick-up started sliding on the snow and ice.
The truck went off the left side of the road before it started rolling, eventually landing on its driver's side. Marcum was partially ejected in the crash.
Neither Marcum nor Ayers were wearing seat belts, THP noted. No charges are going to be filed.