Anthony Hopkins of Guys, Tenn.and Edwin Moore of Iuka, Miss. die in fatal McNairy Co. car crash – Wednesday, April 20, 2022

McNairy car crash death of Anthony Hopkins of Guys and Edwin Moore of Iuka Miss – Obituary

Anthony Hopkins, a man from north Tennessee, and Edwin Moore of Iuka Miss. were killed in a car accident in Tennessee on Wednesday, April 20, 2022.

The incident occurred at around 5:26 a.m. on U.S. Highway 45 South in McNairy County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP).

The county is located north of Corinth, Mississippi, on the Mississippi border.

Two northbound vehicles, an SUV and a pickup truck collided near the Smith Store Road intersection, according to the THP.

Anthony Hopkins, 60, of Guys, Tennessee, and Edwin Moore, 59, of Iuka, Mississippi, were killed in the SUV.

The truck driver, a 33-year-old guy from Selmer, Tennessee, escaped unscathed.