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Deceased tractor-trailer driver involved in Johnson County crash identified

Staff reports • Jan 15, 2013 at 11:22 AM

MOUNTAIN CITY — The driver of a tractor-trailer involved in a crash Saturday in Mountain City has been identified.

Archie E. Roberts, 47, of Mountain City, passed away due to a medical condition and not as a result of the crash on Tenn. Highway 67 Saturday around 4:15 p.m., according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

The crash occurred between mile markers 5 and 6.

Roberts was traveling west on the highway before he apparently veered off the left side of the road, hitting an embankment.

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