Four teens injured, one dies following a vehicle crash on Highway 69 in Henry County
A two-vehicle accident that happened on Monday, around 5:00 p.m. has claimed the life of Camden teenager.
It occurred on Highway 69 in Henry County.
The preliminary report released that a 2011 Toyota Camry occupied by four teenagers was travelling down when it struck with a 2011 Dodge 150 truck driven by 55-year-old Duane Cameron, of Puryear.
A 15-year-old passenger from Camden died in the accident, and two other passengers, 20-year-old Daniel Googins, of Camden, and a 17-year-old from Huntingdon, sustaining injuries in the crash.
The identity of the deceased is still pending until next of kin is notified.
The driver of the vehicle, a 17-year-old from Camden got injuries from the crash with two other passengers; 20-year-old Daniel Googins, of Camden, and a 17-year-old from Huntingdon.
The teenagers and the driver of the other vehicle were wearing seat belt prior to the incident, according to Sergeant Eubanks.
It was revealed that the driver of the other vehicle was not injured from the accident.
Authorities are still investigating the incident.