CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)-- The family of a young man killed in a car crash, along with his wife and friend, is needing help.

Scott Clayton, his wife Emily and her cousin Annie Blevins, died in a crash on Big Fork Road in Marion County.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 18-year-old James Taylor Meeks III is accused of running their jeep off the road.

Clayton did not have life insurance and his family is struggling to pay for his funeral.

A benefit fund has been established in his name for contributions at the Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union.

Contributions can also be mailed to:
The Scott Clayton Benefit Fund 
PO Box 24986
Chattanooga, TN 37422