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5-year-old killed in crash in Marshall Co.


A 5-year-old girl was killed in a crash Tuesday in Marshall County.

It happened around 5:15 p.m. at the 46 mile marker of Purchase Parkway.

Devon G. Collins, 20, of Benton was driving southbound on Purchase Parkway when his vehicle went off the right side of the road, according to the Marshall County Sheriff's Office. He over-corrected, lost control and the vehicle flipped several times. It can to rest upside down in the median. 

Jaiden C. Morris, 5, of Benton, was flown to Vanderbilt Medical Center where she later died. 

Collins and an infant passenger were taken to Marshall County Hospital for their injuries.

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