Speedwell man killed in head-on accident in Campbell Co.

Speedwell man killed in head-on accident in Campbell Co.

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LAFOLLETTE (WATE) - A Speedwell man was killed in a head-on crash Monday night in Campbell County.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says it happened just after 11 p.m. on State Highway 63 at the intersection of Doaks Creek Road.

Troopers say 68-year-old Jerrold S. Packler was driving his 2002 Honda UEX eastbound on State Hwy. 63 when he crossed the center line and hit a 1995 Dodge Ram head-on.

Packler was killed in the wreck.  THP says the driver of the Dodge Ram, 55-year-old Richard A. Jones, of Jacksboro, was injured in the crash.

Jones' two passengers were not injured in the accident.
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