A mother and her child were in critical condition Saturday after a fatal crash in Madisonville on Highway 411 just before 11 p.m. Friday.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol said the accident killed one person and injured five others, including three children.
Amber Dawn Maddox, 28, and her 5-year-old son are listed in critical condition at UT Medical Center.
Officials said Maddox was traveling the wrong way and speeding when her car smashed into a Toyota Camry head-on, killing its driver Jacob Ownby, 21.
Authorities said charges are pending.