2 killed in Claiborne County crash

2 killed in Claiborne County crash


HARROGATE (WATE) - A two-vehicle crash in Claiborne County Wednesday afternoon claimed the lives of two men.

The wreck was on Highway 25E near Harrogate around 12:30 p.m.

The victims were identified as Dennis Parker, 38, of Tazewell, and Justin Hunt, 37, of New Tazewell.

According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Parker was driving south when his 1994 Geo GEP crossed the center line and collided head-on with a tractor trailer. The driver of the truck suffered minor injuries.

No charges were filed in the crash.

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