Fatal Head on Collision in Henry County
7 Eyewitness News Staff
HENRY COUNTY, Tenn. The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash killed one person and seriously hurt another.
Reports show it happened at around 2:15 p.m. Saturday. Authorities said Roger E Baker died as a result of the head on collision on US Highway 641 near Springville. Reports also show Baker was driving south bound on Hwy 641 when his car crossed over the center line into the path of a driver going north bound.
The man whose car was hit was taken to Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville. He is in critical condition but his vital signs are stable. Officials are still investigating the crash but THP spokesperson said it was raining at the time of the accident.
Authorities said the man who died was not wearing his seat belt.