Man dies in crash on Four Seasons Road

September 8, 2013
Dwayne Page
Man dies in crash on Four Seasons Road (Photo by Ken Underhill)
Body of Michael J. Dean of Smithville found in wreck (Photo by Ken Underhill)

A 61 year old man was found dead Saturday in an automobile accident on Four Seasons Road. 911 received the call around 11:30 am.

Dead is Michael J. Dean of Smithville.

Trooper Jeremy Wilhite of the Tennessee Highway Patrol told WJLE that Dean, of Burton Ridge Lane, was operating a 1999 Toyota Rav4 heading south on Four Seasons Road when he went off the right side of the road , struck a tree stump, and a telephone substation box. The SUV overturned in tall weeds coming to rest upright off the right side of the roadway facing south. Dean, who not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected. His body was found on the ground near the vehicle

The exact time of the accident is not known. A passerby spotted the wreck and reported it.

Members of DeKalb EMS, Sheriff's Department, and the DeKalb County Volunteer Fire Department were also on the scene.

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