THP trooper dies after cruiser slides off road
Jan 25, 2013 at 5:30 PM
A Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper died this morning after his cruiser slid off a road in Corryton, state authorities said.
Trooper Michael Slagle died of what appeared to be natural causes after his cruiser slid off Longmire Road just before 7 a.m., said Jennifer Donals, THP spokeswoman.
“There is an investigation, but he passed way from what appeared to be natural causes,” she said.