|Published: 9:34 AM, 09/25/2013
||Last updated: 9:35 AM, 09/25/2013
Author: Michael Thomason
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
MADISONVILLE-A Madisonville woman was
killed in a wreck Friday afternoon just a few feet away from the
doors of the Police Station.
Madisonville Police Officer Steve Sloan
said it was around 4 p.m. when Leonora Edwards, 92, Englewood Road,
was attempting to cross Englewood Road on Monroe Street when she
pulled her Ford Escort out in front of Constance Williams, 49,
Tellico Plains. Williams was driving a Ford Taurus.
Officer Damian Cook, who was at the
Police Station at the time of the wreck, said Williams car drove into
the yard of a nearby house and knocked down a tree. Cook said
Williams suffered only minor injuries in the wreck.
Edwards was taken to the University of
Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville where she later died. It was
the second vehicular fatality in Madisonville this year. No charges
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