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11-26-16 Traffic Crash/Fatality 1200 E 37th St


 

11-27-16 UPDATE:

Driver:

Dustin Jeffrey Allen (male, 29, serious injury)

Passenger:

Jamie L. Griffin (female, 21, deceased)

 

11-26-16 ORIGINAL RELEASE:

Chattanooga Police Traffic Division responded to a vehicle crash at 1200 E 37th St. The following are the preliminary facts of that investigation:

  • A Honda Civic lost control in a curve, running off the road and hitting a utility pole head on
  • The vehicle came off the utility pole and came to rest in the intersection
  • Driver and passenger in the vehicle were transported to a local hospital
  • The driver has serious injuries that are life threatening
  • The passenger was pronounced deceased at the hospital
  • The call came in at 3:34 p.m.
  • Names will not be released at this time pending the conclusion of the investigation
  • Members of the Chattanooga Police Traffic Division are actively investigating this crash

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525. The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available.

NOTE: The preceding information is preliminary and is subject to change as the investigation continues.

Chattanooga Police Department
3410 Amnicola Hwy.
Chattanooga, TN 37406 (map)

Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM

Emergencies: 911

To report a crime or request assistance: (423) 698-2525

General Information:
(423) 643-5000

Crime Prevention and Community Outreach:
(423) 643-5090

Crime Stoppers Hotline:
(423) 698-3333

Drug Tip Hotline:
(423) 493-BUST (2878)

 

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