Bradley County: Investigation into crash fatal to 2 continues

Bradley County: Investigation into crash fatal to 2 continues

July 18th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

The Bradley County Sheriff's Office is continuing its investigation of a fatal traffic accident that occurred on Lead Mine Valley Road late Saturday night, authorities said.

Traffic unit investigators said a Honda Civic left the road and struck a tree. The driver, identified as 28-year-old Kristopher F. Blankenship, and passenger, 20-year-old Justin R. Fowler, died at the scene.

The crash involved only the single vehicle and was reported to the 911 center at 11:54 p.m., authorities said.