By WRCB Staff

HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) --Hamilton County has had its third and fourth fatality this week and for the year.

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office was called to 6559 Fairview Road, at approximately 5:00 p.m. on a fatal traffic crash involving one vehicle.

The preliminary investigation shows that the 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis was traveling north bound on Fairview Road. The vehicle left the roadway, striking several trees. The car was occupied by three parties, two males and one female.   

Timothy Katafias, age 18, died from the injuries he sustained in the crash. The female, died from the injuries she sustained in the crash, is a 16 year old and no name will be released.

The injured male has been identified as Craig Albert Lemay age 18, who was admitted to Erlanger Hospital with critical injuries from the crash.

The investigation is on-going.