Grainger Today Editor
KNOXVILLE – A Bean Station woman and her 3-year-old child were killed in a motor vehicle accident in Knoxville, at approximately 2:59 a.m. Wednesday, November 29.
The woman’s 1-year-old child was reportedly transported to UT Medical Center with potentially life-threatening injuries.
Sabrina Mae Brown, 32, was reportedly traveling west on I-40 in a Volkswagen Cabrio and changed lanes, clipping the front of a semi traveling in the same direction. The Cabrio came to rest sitting across the outside lane of I-40 and reportedly then hit by a Ford F-150 pickup truck on the passenger side.
The driver of the pickup truck was arrested at the scene and charged with DUI, second offense, and simple possession of marijuana. A passenger in the pickup truck was reportedly treated for minor injuries and released.
The driver of the semi was reportedly uninjured in the accident.
Brown and her 3-year-old son, Adrian Alexander Johnson, were reportedly pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Brown’s 1-year-old daughter, Alexis Amelia Johnson, was reported to be in critical, but stable, condition.