UPDATE: An investigation by the Johnson City Police Department revealed that a 2017 Honda Civic being driven by an Elizabethton woman was traveling west on East Unaka Avenue when she hit another woman who was attempting to cross the road.

The woman who was hit by was taken to the Johnson City Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

The JCPD Traffic Reconstruction Team is continuing its investigation.


JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WHL) – Washington County Dispatch confirmed with News Channel 11 a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash happened around 9:05 p.m. on Saturday in Johnson City.

According to Washington County Emergency Communications dispatch, the crash occurred at the Roadrunner and Shell on 1908 E Unaka Avenue and involved a female pedestrian.

The nature of the injuries remains unclear at this time.

No further details have been released. News Channel 11 will provide updates as we receive them.