Man Killed Crossing Road in Claiborne County

TAZEWELL, Tenn. (AP) -- The Highway Patrol says a Tazewell man crossing a highway on foot has been struck and killed in the Claiborne County town of Springdale.

Troopers say the victim was 57-year-old Max Faust.

The report says Faust was walking across U.S. 25E in a school zone where caution lights were flashing, but it was still dark yesterday morning.

No charges are expected.


Information from: The Knoxville News Sentinel,

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