Covington man killed in crash on I-81 in Tennessee

James Tacy was driving a UPS tractor-trailer, according to CBS affiliate WJHL

POSTED: 07:23 AM EST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 01:31 PM EDT Sep 17, 2013 
Tractor-trailer crash in Tennessee kills Covington man
GREENE CO., TN -

A Covington man driving a tractor-trailer for UPS was killed in an accident Monday on Interstate 81 in Tennessee.

67-year-old James Tacy died in the accident, according to CBS affiliate WJHL. The accident happened on Interstate 81 North at the Greene-Hamblen County line. Northbound lanes of I-81 were shut down for five hours.

Two people in a pick-up truck were injured but their injuries are not described as life-threatening, according to WJHL.

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