Husband of former Disney star killed in Arkansas crash

Husband of former Disney star killed in Arkansas crash

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State Police say the husband of former Disney star Tiffany Thornton has been killed in a single-vehicle crash.

A police report says 35-year-old Christopher Carney was in a vehicle that veered off a highway on a curve early Friday near Hot Springs & struck a tree. Police say Carney & the driver, 37-year-old Ezekiel Blanton, were killed.

The city confirmed that Carney, the son of Hot Springs Mayor Ruth Carney, was married to Thornton.

p>The actress' credits include Disney television shows "Sonny with a Chance" & "So Random!" She's currently a radio personality in Hot Springs, which is approximately 50 miles southwest of Little Rock.

Carney was featured on the MTV show "twentyfourseven," approximately his & his brother's move to Los Angeles to break into show business.

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Source: “Associated Press”