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Fatal accident on Highway 28 in Marion County

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Marion County, TN (WRCB) One person is dead and another recovering after an accident late Thursday night.

David Berninger was driving south on Highway 28 in Marion County. He went to make a left turn into a parking lot and turned in front of Christopher Riches and a passenger traveling north on 28 on a motorcycle.

The motorcycle was hit head on killing Riches and injuring his passenger. Riches was wearing a helmet, but it was not DOT approved.

Berninger was cited with failure to yield and charges are pending.

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