Volume 52, Number 18

ten pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, April 30, 2015

Pall Mall man killed in accident

A man was killed in a one vehicle accident around 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 23rd at Bald Rock on Caney Creek Road.
According to the accident report, a 1987 Toyota pickup driven by Jerry Craft, 47, Pall Mall, was traveling west when he crossed the center line and ran off the road striking a tree. Craft, who wasn't wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene by Pickett County Deputy Corner Tommy Fryar.
Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Kendall Grasty and Sgt. James Sells investigated the accident.

TOP STORIES

Commissioners approve permanent closure of landfill - The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session on April 20, 2015. Present and presiding was... Keep Reading

Teens and Trucks simulator at Pickett County High School - As part of the "Drive to Zero Fatalities" campaign by the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Teens ... Keep Reading

Local officials deliver meals during UCHRA’s “March For Meals” - Submitted by: Jamie Edwards, Pickett County CoordinatorSam Gibson, Mayor of Byrdstown, Richard Danie... Keep Reading