Rogersville man charged in fatal 2016 crash


A Rogersville man has been arrested following his indictment on a vehicular homicide charge based on a 2016 fatal crash.

Court documents obtained by News 5 show Jeffery Dillon Jones, 21, was taken into custody on Tuesday and is scheduled to be arraigned on June 9 in Sessions Court.

A report issued by the Tennessee Highway Patrol said Jones was traveling north in the southbound lanes of Highway 11 W on May 31, 2016 when his truck collided head-on with a car driven by Beth A. Henegar, 43. She was killed and Jones was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Court information said Jones was drunk at the time of the crash.