Cherokee Man Dies in Crash
James E. Bigmeat Jr, 44, of Cherokee., was killed Friday in a single vehicle wreck in front of park headquarters near Gatlinburg. His wife, 34-year-old Angie Murphy, also of Cherokee, was transported by Gatlinburg EMS to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. She was listed in fair condition as of Tuesday. The SUV was traveling northbound on Newfound Gap Road when Bigmeat ran off the roadway in front of Park Headquarters near Gatlinburg and hit a tree.