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Man charged with intentionally causing accident

Published On: Feb 09 2014 08:02:47 PM EST
Updated On: Feb 09 2014 03:27:31 PM EST
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

A man is facing charges after police say he purposely caused a car accident.

Johnson City Police tell us the wreck happened around 12:30 Sunday morning at the intersection of North Roan and Canary Streets.

Officers tell us 22-year-old William Raining of Banner Elk, North Carolina intentionally slammed on his brakes several times, causing the vehicle behind him to rear-end him.

Raining is charged with four counts of reckless endangerment.

We're told no one was injured in the incident.