Juvenile killed after wreck in Carter County


Officials with the Tennessee Highway Patrol say a juvenile female is dead after a head-on collision along Highway 19E in Carter County.

Sergeant Nathan Hall says two vehicles were involved.

According to the report released Monday morning, a Honda driven by 29-year-old Cory Mowdy crossed the center line and a Subaru head-on.

A passenger in the Subaru, 17-year-old Brandi Thompson of Roan Mountain, died in the crash. Another passenger in the Subaru was injured.

Mowdy was injured as well. There is no word on the conditions of those injured at this time.

The investigation is still active and officials say charges are pending.

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