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Indiana Man Killed When Car Hydroplanes Off I-24 In Coffee County

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COFFEE COUNTY, Tenn. – An Indiana man was killed when his vehicle hydroplaned on Interstate 24 in Coffee County on Monday night.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol said 64-year-old Lawrence Krieger was driving Chrysler convertible in the eastbound lanes near mile marker 116 around 7 p.m. when he hydroplaned. His vehicle went off the right side of the roadway, and struck a tree in the passenger side door.

Krieger suffered massive head injuries, and died on the scene.

The THP report said he was wearing his seatbelt.

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