The Sevierville Police Department (SPD) and Sevier County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) are investigating a reported shooting that apparently occurred sometime this morning, Thursday, December 18, 2014.
A driver called authorities at approximately 7:20 a.m. and said he had stopped on Red Bank Road to assist a vehicle that was partially in a ditch and found a woman in the vehicle who told him she had been shot.
SPD officers and SCSO deputies responded and searched the area but did not locate a suspect. The adult woman was transported to UTMC via the Sevier County Ambulance Service with an apparent gunshot wound to her lower back. Her condition is not known at this time.