A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for Rutherford County and most of Middle Tennessee from Wednesday at noon until Thursday at noon. 3-6" of snow/sleet and up to a 1/10" of ice is possible.
There was a serious auto accident on West Jefferson Pike Monday morning. The wreck occurred near Jefferson Springs, west of State Route 840. After the car wrecked and flipped over, it caught on fire.
All passengers in the car were able to safely climb out of the vehicle before the fire began. One person was transported to the hospital with injuries. The extent of those injuries is not known.