Sevierville, TN Auto And Pickup Crash, July 31

CAR-PICKUP CRASH KILLS SIX IN EASTERN TENNESSEE.

Sevierville, Tenn. - A pickup crossed a highway center line and collided head-on with a car, killing the truck driver and all five teen-agers in the car.
None of the victims was wearing a seat belt, the Tennessee Highway Patrol said.
Troopers said they found beer cans in the truck and ordered drug and alcohol tests on all six victims of Friday night's crash.
Sue Allison, THP spokeswoman said half of all Tennessee traffic fatalities are alcohol-related and 80 percent of the victims are not wearing seat belts.

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