A Cumberland County resident lost their life in a single-vehicle wreck on I-40 in the area of the rest area in the westbound lane Friday afternoon, according to Trooper Bobby Barker of the Tennessee Highway Patrol. The victim was identified as 48-year-old Karen D. Turner of Brookstone Dr., Crossville

The crash occurred when the victim's front left tire on her 2001 Toyota Camry blew out, causing the motorist to lose control of a late model car. The car then slid off the highway, struck an embankment and flipped or rolled twice. The victim was ejected from the vehicle.

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