One confirmed dead after van crashes into Portland pond

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Posted at 12:45 PM, Jan 03, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-03 13:45:58-05

PORTLAND, Tenn. (WTVF) — A female driver is confirmed dead by Sumner County Sheriff's Office authorities after her white van crashed into a pond in Portland.

The incident happened near Bottom View Farms and River Church with emergency personnel trying to rescue her.

SCSO handed off the investigation to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

Authorities haven't released the name of the woman at this time.