Pedestrians dead after accident in Union City

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Two people are dead after an accident involving four vehicles, according to Union City police. Police say one of the pedestrians has died.

Authorities said Mary Hughes and Murphy McKinney were outside of their vehicles following a fender bender when a vehicle struck them.

The accident happened near Jonesboro Road and Buffington Road in Union City. It is causing traffic delays, and police ask that you avoid the area.