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UPDATE 2: Head-on collision on Hunter Road kills one

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) – Rescue crews responded to a head-on collision on Hunter Road.

According to officials, the crash happened at 5438 Hunter Road at around 12:30 Monday.

According to police, a red 1992 Pontiac Grand Prix carrying four kids was traveling west on Hunter Road when the driver, 30-year-old Victor Carr, crossed the center line and struck a 2002 Ford Explorer driven by 57-year-old Charles Shavis Jr.

Carr was pronounced dead at the scene.

An eight-year-old child in his car was flown to T.C. Thompson Children's Hospital by Life Force with serious injuries.

Two other children in the car were taken to Children's by ambulance and the fourth taken by a private vehicle. All of the kids involved ranged from ages 4-16.

The driver of the Explorer suffered minor injuries.

The investigation is on-going.

 

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