Teen passenger killed in Sullivan Co. crash


A teenager is dead following a crash Tuesday evening in Sullivan County, TN.

Dakota Haney, 19, was a passenger in the vehicle that collided with a bridge on Mill Creek Road in the Rock Springs area of Kingsport. He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a report from the sheriff's office.

The driver of the vehicle, an unidentified 17-year-old male, was transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries. A preliminary investigation revealed speed was a factor in the wreck.

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