Loudon County, TN – Loudon County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) Sergeant Chris Jenkins died in the line of duty the morning of Thursday February 3rd. while responding to a ladder that had fallen out of a utility van and was blocking traffic. While he was in the roadway attempting to retrieve the ladder, a tractor-trailer failed to reduce speed and crashed into two motorists’ vehicles and his patrol unit.
Sergeant Jenkins and his son Clay served on Loudon County Sheriff’s Office together.
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