MORTON (WEEK) — First responders on scene said there was at least one vehicle engulfed in flames due to an accident on Queenwood Road in Morton.
Tazewell County Sheriff’s Department was on scene and had the road blocked off for at least a mile. Queenwood Road from Tennessee Avenue, all the way up to Fourth Avenue has been completely shut off to traffic.
Witnesses told 25 News they could see flames and smell the smoke lifting into the air. They also said they saw police searching a field nearby.
As of now there is no information on if there are any injuries, but more information is expected to be released at a later time.