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Fatal accident on Shallowford Road Saturday afternoon

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Emergency crews dealt with a fatal accident near the intersection of Shallowford Road and Edgmon Forest Lane Saturday afternoon.

Witnesses stated that a Nissan Titan driven by Roman York, 33, was traveling westbound on Shallowford Road at a high rate of speed and on the wrong side of the road. 

The Nissan clipped one eastbound vehicle and  then struck another vehicle head on, an eastbound Buick. 

The driver of the Buick, Myra Eaker, 74,  was pronounced dead on scene. 

All other parties were transported for non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is continuing and criminal charges may be filed against the driver of the Nissan pending blood test results.

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