Two people killed in Tazewell car crash

CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Two people died in a car crash in Claiborne County.

Kattie Johnson,19, of Tazewell died late Saturday night, and her passenger William West, 22, died several hours earlier.

The two-car wreck happened Saturday around 3 a.m. in Tazewell.

According to THP, Johnson was struck by a freightliner truck as she turned onto Highway 25.

The driver of the truck is ok.

The crash is under investigation and charges are pending.

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