Driver seriously injured in Ooltewah wreck

OOLTEWAH, Tennessee (WDEF) – A driver was seriously injured in a crash last night in the Ooltewah area.

Officials say the vehicle ran off 6401 Mountain View Road and hit both a tree and a power pole.

It brought down power lines and the vehicle caught fire.

Tri-Community first responders had to cut the driver from the wreck.

He was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the wreck is under investigation.

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