GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK — Elizabeth Marie Parker, age 19, of Centerville, Ohio was killed and two other people were injured when a vehicle hit a rock hillside in Tennessee according to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers.
Rangers were called about 11:45 p.m. Monday to the southbound Spur between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.
They said a 2012 Honda sedan left the right side of the roadway and collided into the rock hillside.
The front-seat passenger, Elizabeth Marie Parker, age 19, of Centerville, Ohio, was taken to LeConte Medical Center where she was pronounced dead as a result of her injuries.
The driver and additional passenger were both flown to the University of Tennessee Medical Center for treatment.
Park rangers are investigating the incident and no additional details are available at this time.
Park rangers, Gatlinburg Police and Fire Departments, and Sevier County EMS responded to the scene.