One dead, six others injured in Chester County car accident

CHESTER COUNTY, Tenn. -- A two-car accident just north of Henderson killed one person and injured six others on Thursday night

Robbin Manning, 24, was killed on Needmore Road just after 9 p.m. According to the preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Manning, of Luray, was a passenger in one of the vehicles.

The preliminary report says the car Manning was in ran off the road while attempting to negotiate a curve in the road. The car then over-corrected back on to the roadway and ran headfirst into another car.

Two of the injured passengers were infants.

According to the responding trooper, safety belts would not have made a difference.


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