KPD e-News Release: Memorial Boulevard (3600 Block) Temporarily Closed Due to Downed Tree

Kingsport Police Department

David Quillin, Chief of Police

200 Shelby Street • Kingsport, TN 37660

SUBJECT: Memorial Boulevard (3600 Block) Temporarily Closed Due to Downed Tree
DATE: August 17, 2020
On August 17, 2020 as of approximately 5:15 AM, Memorial Boulevard in Kingsport is temporarily closed in the 3600 block due to a fallen tree. Traffic is being diverted at the intersection of Memorial Boulevard and Orebank Road on one end and at the interchange of Memorial Boulevard and John B. Dennis Highway on the other. This road closure will remain in effect until crews can safely clear the roadway.

Motorist should avoid this area and plan an alternate route to avoid unnecessary traffic congestion and delays. Anyone already in the immediate area is asked to be patient, use caution, and obey all traffic instructions.

Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit

423-229-9433 (Desk) • 423-224-2786 (FAX)


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