Two killed in Tellico Parkway crash

LOUDON COUNTY - Two women died in a crash Saturday on the Tellico Parkway.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to the crash  at 6:31 a.m.

According to the THP, 21-year-old Whitney Sande was driving east on the parkway before she crossed over into westbound lane, hitting 62-year-old Leaann Newman's vehicle head-on. Newman tried to pull into the shoulder to avoid hitting Sande.

Both of the drivers were killed on the scene.

No charges have been filed yet. Investigators haven't determined if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash yet. 

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