2 killed in head-on collision in Warren County

8-year-old killed in head-on collision in Cookeville (Image 1)
8-year-old killed in head-on collision in Cookeville (Image 1)

Two women were killed in a head-on collision in Warren County on Tuesday evening.

According to a report in the Southern Standard, the accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. on Shellsford Road.

The newspaper reported Carol Boyd was traveling south toward Highway 108 in a Chrysler Seabring when she was struck head-on by a vehicle driven by Patty Grissom.

Authorities reported Grissom crossed the center line as her Chevrolet Blazer was coming out of a curve on the roadway.

Both Boyd and Grissom were trapped inside of their vehicles and had to be extricated.

Authorities said there was no obvious evidence of drugs or alcohol. 

*The Southern Standard contributed to this report.

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