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3 Tenn. men injured Monday after rollover crash on Purchase Pkwy.


Marshall County Deputies responded to a rollover crash Monday afternoon on Purchase Parkway.

Deputies say they responded at 3:56 p.m. to the crash just north of the 47 mile marker on Purchase Parkway. When they arrived, deputies say they spoke with the driver, Eric McKinnis, 31, of Ripley, Tenn.

According to deputies, McKinnis was driving a 2005 Chevy Trailblazer northbound on Purchase Parkway when he lost control of his vehicle. The Trailblazer rolled several times, coming to a rest on the outside shoulder of the road on its side.

Deputies say two passengers, Darrell McKinnis, 26, of Dyersburg, Tenn. and Orlando Cox, 23, of Dyersyburg, Tenn. were ejected from the SUV. Cox was taken to Lourdes Hospital, while Darrell and Eric McKinnis were taken to Marshall County Hospital.

No word on their condition as of 5:44 p.m. Monday.

The sheriff's office was helped on scene by the Marshall County Ambulance Service, the Marshall County Rescue Squad and the Palma Briensburg Volunteer Fire Department.

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