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Warren County Fatal Crash Under Investigation

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Posted at 8:40 PM, Dec 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-21 22:56:26-05

Authorities said they’re investigating a fatal crash in McMinnville.

The crash happened around 2:45 p.m. Thursday in Warren County on Old Nashville Highway.

According to reports, a Nissan Pathfinder, driven by 27-year-old Asia J. Smartt, crossed over the median and hit another vehicle, driven by 77-year-old John L. Winburn.

The crash caused Winburn's vehicle to travel down a large embankment.

Winburn passed away at the scene. A passenger in his vehicle, 72-year-old Deanna Winburn, was injured in the crash.

Smartt and a passenger in her vehicle, identified as 30-year-old Jay T. Fults, were also injured.

Authorities with the Tennessee Highway Patrol said criminal charges were pending.