WAYNESBORO, Tenn. -
A 47-year-old Spring Hill man was found dead in a creek off the Natchez Trace Parkway Saturday.
Spring Hill police say it appears Martin Tate died as a result of an accidental slip and fall although the investigation is ongoing.
His vehicle was found in the Sweetwater Branch parking lot off the parkway at mile marker 363 near Waynesboro, about 25 miles west of Lawrenceburg.
Tate had not been seen since last Thursday.