Semi Driver Injured After Truck Crashes Through Building

A semi truck plowed through a building along Interstate 81 near Blountville on Thursday.

According to police and fire officials, the semi was heading north on 81 when it left the roadway near mile marker 65. It then crashed into a building on Shipley Ferry Road, parallel to the interstate.

The driver of the truck was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.