East Tennessee family stuck in Middle East returns home

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – An East Tennessee family stuck in the Middle East amid the COVID-19 pandemic came back home Saturday night.

WATE 6 On Your Side reporter Elizabeth Kuebel first told you about the Wright family Wednesday night.

Dominic Wright plays professional basketball in Abu Dhabi. Still, he, his wife Angela, and their two young children call Clinton, Tennessee, home.

The Wright family was stuck in Abu Dhabi after all the airports shut down, but with some help from the U.S. Embassy, they spent the day Saturday traveling back home to East Tennessee.

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