Friday, November 16, 2012 at 1:15 am (Updated: November 16, 1:31 am)
Alcohol may be involved in a fiery two-vehicle crash on Interstate 40 in Knoxville last Friday. Five people were injured.
Witnesses told police that Oliver Butler, 64, of Rockwood, was traveling westbound on I-40 when he swerved across the median and his GMC van became airborne.
They said it landed on a Mercedes SUV, then overturned and caught fire.
Passersby who pulled Butler from the vehicle said they smelled alcohol, and officers found beer cans inside and outside the van.
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