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Two-car wreck kills 1 in Mulberry

Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 2:05 pm

Thomas (Matthew) Sullenger, 45, was killed Tuesday night in a automobile accident in Mulberry.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Mr. Sullenger was traveling east on the Lynchburg Highway in Mulberry around 5:30 p.m. when his 1997 Oldsmobile struck a guardrail and then traveled into the left lane striking a 2003 Ford Ranger driven by Richard Wiser, 77, of Fayetteville.

After the collision, Sullenger’s vehicle came to stop, pinned against the guardrail, according to THP’s preliminary report. Wiser was air lifted to Huntsville Hospital.