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It happened on Whites Creek Pike at Nocturne Drive at 12:30 a.m. Requisha Jones, 23, was in the front passenger seat when the driver Candice Sanders, 23, lost control of the vehicle and struck a utility pole on the car’s passenger side. Jones was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she died.
Sanders and a passenger in the back seat were transported to Skyline Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
No charges have been filed. Test will be done to see if drugs and alcohol were involved. The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
A memorial fund for Requisha Jones has been set up at all First Tennessee Bank locations to help pay for her funeral expenses.
Saturday, August 25 2012, 02:31 PM CDT
Couple's bodies found in their Blount County home
May 20, 2013 20:14 GMT
LOUISVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Blount (blunt) County sheriff's office says preliminary results of autopsies on the bodies of a couple found dead in their home in Louisville (LEW'-ihs-vil) show their deaths are consistent with murder-suicide.
Marian O'Briant said in an email that it appears 54-year-old Steven Adkins shot 53-year-old Rebecca Adkins, then shot himself.
O'Briant said a family member found the bodies Sunday night. It wasn't clear how long they had been dead.
Asia stocks fall
BANGKOK (AP) -- Asian stock markets fell today as investors waited for the U.S. Federal Reserve to telegraph what it plans to do next with its economic stimulus program.
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MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) -- A smartphone, plus a not-so-smart criminal -- equals an arrest in Oregon.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- George Washington University students will soon be walking all over the White House and the Capitol, too.