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Man in critical condition following accident

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EAST RIDGE, HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) - A 21 year old man is in critical condition following an early morning accident.

It happened around 3:19 a.m. Tuesday on Interstate 75 north in East Ridge.

James Kelley lost control of his vehicle when trying to get on the interstate from Ringgold Road.

Kelley's Pontiac Firebird left the roadway and went across three lanes of the interstate before hitting the center median wall and where Kelley was ejected.

He was transported to Erlanger.

East Ridge police say speed is a factor in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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