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11-month-old child killed, 3 injured in Athens wreck

Officials are investigating the cause of the wreck.

Posted: Nov 13, 2019 11:39 AM
Updated: Nov 13, 2019 5:51 PM

Update: An 11-month-old child, Everly Derringer, died and three other people were injured. The wreck involved three vehicles.

One person was taken to Huntsville Hospital and everyone else was taken to Athens Limestone Hospital, according to Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson.

Officials are investigating the cause of the wreck. Traffic is flowing again.

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From earlier:

Athens police are asking drivers to avoid the U.S. 31 and Elm Street intersection due to a wreck.

One person is critically injured, according to Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson. Officials are routing traffic around the area and may have to close it completely.

For live traffic alerts, click here. Stay with WAAY 31 on air and online for updates.

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