THP: Adult black bear dead after getting hit overnight in Kingsport

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WARNING: THIS STORY CONTAINS THE TWEET FROM TENNESSEE HIGHWAY PATROL THAT INCLUDES PICTURES OF THE DECEASED BEAR

Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed via their Twitter account that a large adult black bear died last night after getting struck on a road in Kingsport. 

THP also confirms via Twitter that the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has been contacted. 

This is a developing story. Stay tuned with News Channel 11 for the latest information. 

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