Crash Calls Attention To Lack Of Traffic Light

Posted at 4:46 PM, Sep 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-12 21:00:45-04

Police responded to a fiery crash in Dover, which called attention to the public's desire for a traffic light in the area.

The two-vehicle crash happened Tuesday at Highway 49 and Highway 79.

No one was injured in the incident. Police said a group of juveniles were in one of the vehicles. 

The area is a four-lane road that yields to a three-lane. The Police Chief said the area is congested and that multiple businesses have been built.

Multiple people posted their concerns on our NewsChannel 5 Facebook Page.

Police officials have previously met with Tennessee Department of Transportation officials to install a traffic light. Yet, had not been in touch with them again Tuesday morning's crash to revisit the issue.