Two killed in Chapman Highway wreck

Two killed in Chapman Highway wreck

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The T-bone crash happened Thursday morning on Chapman Highway near Rogers Road. The T-bone crash happened Thursday morning on Chapman Highway near Rogers Road.

SEYMOUR (WATE) - Two people were killed in a T-bone crash Thursday morning in Sevier County.

Officials say Caitlyn Coates, 16, was pulling her 2004 Toyota onto Chapman Highway from Tittsworth Springs Road around 7:40 a.m.

A 2004 GMC driven by Joey R. Mannon III, 39, was traveling south on Chapman Highway. Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers say Mannon ran the red light, striking Coates' vehicle in the driver door area.

Coates and her passenger, Robin Miller, 56, were killed. Mannon was injured.

Mannon was cited for disregarding a red signal. Criminal charges are pending.

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