Alexis Krantz Death – The Tennessee Highway Patrol has reported an ATV crash that occurred in the Flatwoods community, killing one young woman and leaving three others injured.
Unfortunately, 22-year-old Alexis Krantz, of Chapmansboro died in the crash.
The THP report says, at approximately 7:30 p.m, a 2017 Polaris Ranger, driven by Shawna Mathis, 36, of Linden was traveling south on Slink Shoals Road. She failed to negotiate a curve and stuck a tree.
19-year-old Jacob Ruhlander, of Linden and also 19-year-old Hannah Krantz, of Chapmansboro, were both injured.
It was reported by the troopers that alcohol or drugs were considered a factor in the crash.
Shawna Mathis has criminal charges pending her recovery.
It was also stated that none of the victims involved in the crash were wearing seat belts.