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Man critical after Friday night crash

Published: 9:02 AM, 11/27/2012

Author: Vickie Mason
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

BYBEE-The victim of a single-vehicle crash on Highway 160 on Friday, Nov. 23, was flown to Johnson City Medical Center where on Monday evening, Nov. 26, he was listed in "critical condition", according to a hospital spokesperson.

Michael Alan Shelton, 48, of Talbott, was allegedly not wearing a seat belt when the 1967 Chevrolet C-15 pickup truck he was driving north on Highway 160, near Briar Thicket Road, veered off the right shoulder of the highway and into the ditch line, at 5:55 p.m., Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Randy Spurgeon reported.

For more details, please see the Tuesday edition of the Newport Plain Talk.

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