86-year-old man, wife killed in Lincoln County crash

86-year-old man, wife killed in Lincoln County crash

Posted: Updated: Aug 28, 2013 03:40 PM
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LINCOLN COUNTY, Tenn. -

An 86-year-old man and his wife were killed in a collision with an 18-wheeler Tuesday afternoon in Lincoln County.

The accident occurred on Highway 231/431 near Park City as Carl Bauer was attempting to pull out from a parking lot.

He and his wife's car were struck by a semi that was traveling southbound on the roadway.

Bauer and his wife Frances, 80, were killed in the crash. The driver of the 18-wheeler was not injured.

No charges have been filed.

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