UPDATE: Hamilton Co. Schools says woman who died in Hwy 58 crash Sat. was a teacher

Authorities are investigating fatal accident on Highway 58.

UPDATE (9/23/2018):

A spokesman for Hamilton County Schools says Karen Saxton was a teacher at Westview Elementary.

The spokesman says counselors will be available at the school tomorrow morning for staff and students.

UPDATE (9/23/18):

Chattanooga Police say 64-year-old Karen Saxton died in the crash.

According to a release, Saxton was turning onto Hwy 58 from Congress Ln when she crashed into 21-year-old Allen Dickerson. Dickerson was taken to the hospital and is expected to be ok.

The investigation is ongoing.

ORIGINAL (9/22/18):

A serious crash shut down part of Highway 58 on Saturday evening.

It happened near Linda's Produce on Highway 58.

Chattanooga Police say one person died in the crash.

The driver of another car was taken to the hospital.

Their condition is unknown.

We are working to learn new details and will update this story as it develops.

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