A Coffee County infant is in critical condition at Children’s Hospital At Erlanger and two others were injured after a head-on collision Saturday afternoon, Feb. 27 at approximately 3 p.m.
The driver of the Chevrolet, identified by the report as Barbara Hampton, age 68, of Estill Springs, suffered serious injuries, according to the officer’s report. Hampton was taken by EMS to the Tullahoma Airport to be transported by helicopter. The report states that Hampton “appeared to have several broken bones.”
Kyle Alford had a cut, but “otherwise appeared to be OK,” according to police. The infant involved in the accident was later diagnosed with head trauma and flown to Children’s Hospital at Erlanger. The hospital confirmed to partner station WMSR on Thursday, that the infant remains in critical condition at this time.
The report states that there was no drug or alcohol use suspected in this accident. All of those involved were wearing seat belts, according to the MPD report.
Source: Partner Station WMSR