NEWS ALERT- Munford man arrested in fatal crash on Highway 51

Ethan Wells

Star Staff Reports

Thursday night at about 9 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 51 and Wilkinsville Road Millington Police, Fire and Rescue responded to a motor vehicle crash.

Upon arrival, one of the two vehicles that were involved was engulfed in flames with the driver and passenger unable to exit the vehicle. Medical personnel later pronounced the driver and passenger deceased on the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was transported to Regional One Trauma Center in Memphis and identified as Ethan Wells.

Wells, 20, from Munford is currently in the Millington Jail facing charges for DUI, reckless driving, failure to exercise due care, leaving the scene of a crash, motor vehicle theft, and two counts of vehicular homicide.

This crash is under investigation and if anyone has any additional information in regards to this incident, call Sgt. Childress at 901-873-5615.


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