Truck driver found dead at Knoxville travel center identified

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) --- The Knox County Sheriff's Office has identified a truck driver who was found dead in a semi-truck at a Flying J Travel Center on Sunday. Officials have identified him as Jeffrey McDaris.

According to a Pilot employee, his body was discovered at the Watt Road location around 5 p.m.

KCSO said McDaris' body was found with a Missouri drivers license.

The autopsy results from the medical examiner's office have not been sent to the sheriff's office as of Tuesday afternoon. No foul play is suspected.