I-24 at 111

A fatal crash occurred Thursday around 1 p.m. when a pickup truck ran under a tractor trailer headed east on I-24.   

Update: The name of the man killed in a crash yesterday has been identified.

Coffee County authorities have confirmed that a interstate crash Thursday resulted in a fatality.

The Coffee County resident who died in the accident is Ralph Reed, 50, according to Tennessee Highway Patrol Chattanooga. 

Killed was unidentified local male when his pickup ran under a tractor trailer near the I-24 111 B exit ramp heading eastbound. 

Manchester Fire and Rescue, Coffee County  EMA, EMS, Sheriff's Department, TDOT Manchester Police and Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to the accident. 

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