Son, brother of local 'Survivor' contestants killed in car crash

Katie Collins, left, and Tina Wesson on 'Survivor: Blood vs. Water'

Katie Collins, left, and Tina Wesson on "Survivor: Blood vs. Water"

The son and brother, respectively, of Knoxville natives Tina Wesson and Katie Collins, the mother and daughter duo competing on the current season of "Survivor: Blood vs. Water," has died in a car accident in Chattanooga.

According to the Chattanooga Times Free Press, Taylor Lee Collins, 25, was a passenger in a vehicle car that went off the road earlier today and struck the wall of a garage on Germantown Road. Collins was riding in the front seat and ejected from the vehicle. He died from his injuries at a local hospital.

The driver of the vehicle, who was not named, was also taken to the hospital for minor injuries.

According to the Times Free Press, the Chattanooga Police Department said the accident involved a single vehicle and that an investigation is ongoing.

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