Posted: Mar 11, 2013 12:02 PM
Police are investigating after two people were killed in a single-vehicle accident in Henry County Sunday night.
The accident happened at about 9:30 p.m. on Highway 146. Preliminary investigation shows that the vehicle, driven by 35-year-old Jeremy Talbott of Eminence was traveling east on Highway 146 when the vehicle left the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a tree. Both Talbott and a passenger in the vehicle, 32-year-old Amy Perkins of Sanders, were pronounced dead at the scene by the Henry County Coroner.
Neither person in the vehicle was wearing a seatbelt. Alcohol is not suspected to be a factor in the crash.
State police are continuing to investigate.