Thursday, January 18, 2018

Lawrence County Hit-And-Run Victim Identified; Death Called Suspicious



LAWRENCE COUNTY, TN-  Last week WOPC HD News reported that the Tennessee Highway Patrol was working a fatal hit-and-run accident.

Last Friday morning at 6:40 am the THP tweeted that they were on scene of a fatal hit-and-run involving a pedestrian. That incident took place in the area of Revilo Road and Blooming Grove Road which is in southern Lawrence County.

The victim was identified as Richard Dube, Five Points, by the THP. 

The death is being called "suspicious" and the body has been sent for autopsy.

The case is under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Unit of the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

This is a developing story, make sure to follow WOPC HD News for updates.