Sunday Night Traffic Crash on Highway 58 Claims Hamilton County Schools Employee
Last night at approximately 9:56 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a Traffic Crash in the 5400 block of Highway 58. Witness statements and evidence at the scene show that a White Chevrolet was southbound on Highway 58 attempting to make a left turn onto Hickory Valley Road. A Red BMW was northbound on Highway 58 going straight. The BMW struck the Chevrolet as it turned. The passenger in the Chevrolet, Renita Puglisi, was killed as a result of the crash. The investigation is still ongoing. Puglisi was a Literacy Coordinator at Hardy Elementary School in Chattanooga.