Cleveland man dies after collision with semi

Cleveland man dies after collision with semi

September 27th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

A 19-year-old Georgetown, Tenn. man died Monday after his pickup truck collided with a tractor-trailer on Georgetown Road, according to Cleveland police.

Shortly after 8 a.m. Monday, a Ford pickup driven by Dion Parks swerved into the southbound lane of traffic and struck the truck head-on, said police spokeswoman Officer Evie West.

The driver of the tractor-trailer is identified as Cleveland resident Billie Brown, 43, who was transported to SkyRidge Medical Center for evaluation but was released a short time later, West said.