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Teen Killed in 4-Wheeler Crash

By news@wbbjtv.com

BENTON COUNTY, Tenn. - A Henry County teen is dead after a crash on a four-wheeler in Benton County, Monday afternoon.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Steven Rushing, 16, of Paris, was killed when the four-wheeler he was driving struck a tree.

Investigators said the vehicle was traveling northbound on Crooked Creek Cemetery Road and, while negotiating a curve, the four-wheeler lost control on loose gravel and ran off the right side of the roadway where it struck a tree.

The crash happened about eight miles southeast of Big Sandy.