Katherine Williams-Dunning Wiki – Katherine Williams-Dunning Bio
Country singer Hank Williams Jr.’s daughter died in a car accident Saturday night while driving with her husband in Tennessee. She was 27 years old.
Katherine Williams-Dunning, the youngest daughter of Williams Jr., was driving a 2007 Chevy Tahoe along Highway 79 in Henry County.
People report that Katherine’s SUV suddenly crossed the central median and turned around, before finally stopping at the shoulder.
The daughter of country singer Hank Williams Jr. (left), Katherine Williams-Dunning, (right) has died at age 27 after her SUV crashed
Katherine died shortly after the crash and her husband Tyler Dunning
The vehicle, which was towing a boat, crossed the northbound lanes around 7:45 p.m.
Katherine died shortly after the accident, and her husband Tyler Dunning, 29, was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
She is currently hospitalized and the extent of her injuries has not been revealed. A family member said he is alive and receptive.
There were no other cars involved in the crash.
On Saturday, Katherine (pictured) was driving with her husband, Tyler Dunning, along Highway 79 when their SUV crossed the median
‘This is an active investigation and more details will be made available later,’ a spokesman with The Paris Post-Intelligencer.
Katherine is the daughter of Williams Jr. and his third wife, Mary Jane Thomas.
She married Tyler Dunning in 2015 and has two children, five-year-old Beau and two-year-old Audrey Lane.
The couple owns a clothing line together called Weston Jane.
A photo shared on Katherine’s Instagram showed the loving family spending time together at Seacrest Beach in Florida.
A photo of the Williams-Dunning family was shared to Katherine’s Instagram last month when they vacationed at a beach in Florida
Katherine Williams-Dunning Quick facts
- Katherine Williams-Dunning died at age 27 after her SUV crashed into a highway median and rolled over
- She and her husband Tyler Dunning, 29, were driving on Highway 79 in Henry County, Tennessee
- There were no other vehicles involved in the crash and an investigation is underway
- Tyler was hospitalized, but is reportedly alive and responsive
- Family members and friends shared tributes to Katherine on social media
- Katherine is the daughter of Hank Williams Jr., a country singer and son of famed artist Hank Williams Sr.