UPDATE: Afton woman charged with leaving the scene following Greeneville crash


Source: Greeneville PD

UPDATE 12:36 P.M. (WJHL)– Officials with the Greeneville Police Department said they’ve located and charged a person after they reportedly left the scene of a crash.

Melba Rice of Afton has been charged with leaving the scene of a crash with injuries. Authorities said she could be facing other charges.

Rice is due in court Friday at 8:30 a.m.

There were no further updates on the other driver injured in that crash.


GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL)- Greeneville Police are searching for an SUV that was involved in a crash that sent one person to the hospital Thursday morning.

That crash happened at the intersection of East Andrew Johnson Hwy and Harlan Street around 8:50 a.m.

Authorities said they are searching for a white SUV, pictured above, that is “possibly a Honda CRV driven by a white female.”

Now officials are asking for the public’s help to identify the vehicle.

We’re told the driver of the other vehicle in this crash was injured and taken to the hospital.

No further details about the driver’s condition were immediately available.

If you have any information about this crash you are asked to call Greeneville Police @ (423)639-7111 ext. #1

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