Mountain City woman killed in Hampton

From Staff Reports
A peaceful Monday morning quickly became deadly for a Mountain City woman.
Loretta Sisk, age 61, died Monday morning in a two-vehicle accident that occurred on U.S. Highway 19E, according to Tennessee Highway Patrol officials.
At approximately 6:35 a.m., a vehicle driven by James Sisk, 60, of 455 Hospital Hill Rd., Mountain City, was traveling north on U.S. Highway 19E, when another car driven by James Stout, 52, of 106 Troy Pierce Rd., Elizabethton, turned onto First Avenue into the path of Sisk.
Neither Sisk nor Stout suffered injuries. However, Loretta Sisk, James Sisk's wife who was a passenger in his vehicle, was fatally injured in the accident, according to the THP.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.