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HOHENWALD, TN (WSMV) - Two children died in a crash Monday morning in Lewis County.

Tennessee Highway Patrol says the driver, a 27-year-old man, was driving a Chevy Silverado on Big Swan Creek Road and went off the right side of the road. He over-corrected and ended up driving off the left side of the road and crashing into a tree.

The driver was injured. Two kids in the car, ages 11 and 15, died in the wreck.

The crashed happened around 9:15 a.m. 

An alcohol and drug test will be conducted.

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