KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that a second person was killed in a multivehicle crash that claimed the life of a 19-year-old over the weekend.
Officers responded to a crash on Canton Hollow Road just before 4 p.m. Oct. 23. Trent Benjamin Craig, a passenger in one of the vehicles, was partially ejected through the back window and died due to his injuries.>
1 dead, 4 injured after Saturday crash in Knox County
A sheriff’s office spokesperson said Wednesday that another passenger, 84-year-old Mary Lynn Morton, has died after sustaining a serious injury during the crash.
Three other people, including the two drivers, were seriously injured in the crash.>
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The crash report states that a Toyota Camry was traveling along Canton Hollow Road near Trulock Lane and a GMC Yukon that was traveling in the same direction struck the Camry in the rear. The Camry left the roadway and hit a utility pole on the right part of the road and came to a halt at the bottom of a bank among dense foliage.
The Yukon continued along Canton Hollow Road and hit a GMC Sierra, that was traveling the opposite way in its lane. The Sierra came to a rest in the northbound lane, and the Yukon eventually stopped on the left side of the road in some foliage.
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