Friday morning neighbors woke up and began to pick up the pieces.
Walter Cardin was convicted in November of not reporting injuries at the Sequoyah and
Watts Bar plants in Tennessee and Brown's Ferry in Alabama.
Police said the suspect recently finished probation for a previous marijuana growing charge.
The city of Madisonville was the hardest hit. Monroe County dispatchers say as of 10:00 a.m., two streets remained covered with downed trees and power lines; there have been no reported injuries.
Knoxville police have in custody three suspects they believe are connected with the deaths of three homeless people.
A THP dispatcher says the tractor trailer went into an embankment after
leaving the road. The TDOT Smartmap indicates the accident happened around
1:00 a.m. Friday.
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