LYNNVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Investigators said a man was killed on Friday night in a three-vehicle accident on Columbia Highway near Ella West Circle in Giles County.

A 1999 Chevrolet Silverado truck driven by 38-year-old Joshua Molnar of Lynnville, TN was traveling north on Columbia Highway. A 1998 Nissan Frontier truck driven by 65-year-old Andrew Harris from Columbia, TN was traveling south.

Around 9:30 p.m., Harris' truck crossed the center lane and struck Molnar's truck. Molnar spun out and came to a rest facing south in the southbound lane. A 2006 Chevrolet Silverado truck driven by 29-year-old Charles Handschug of Pulaski, TN struck debris in the roadway.

Harris' truck continued on through a ditch, crossed Ella West Road, and came to a rest in a field. Harris was ejected from his truck and was thrown 75 feet away, and died in the crash.

Investigators said Harris was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Harris was tested for drugs and alcohol and THP investigators said that he had both in his system.

It is unclear what charges if any will be filed. This is a developing story.

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