HARDIN COUNTY, TENNESSEE (April 27, 2017) – Two men were killed in an accident at the Pickwick Dam on Wednesday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:00 am when the flat bottomed boat occupied by the two men was sucked into the spillway portion of the dam. The crash was noticed a short time later and the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency was notified.
32 year old Casey Cox and 69 year old Michael Ray Terry were both found later that day, and both were tragically pronounced dead. An investigation is ongoing into the accident at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 541-2111. We are here to help you.