Fatal Crash Closes Highway 55 In Coffee County

Posted at 9:24 AM, Oct 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-08 10:25:54-04

A fatal crash has closed a portion of New Tullahoma Highway in Coffee County. 

The incident was reported Monday morning along southbound lanes not far from Coffee County High School.

The roadway was closed from Alvin Coker Road to Kennedy Drive. 

Details of the crash were unclear. Manchester Police confirmed the wreck was fatal. 

Drivers were advised to seek an alternate route. Traffic was being diverted to Old Tullahoma/Manchester Highway.