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.