Parker for Jan. 13

Stephen Parker

FLORENCE — A Rogersville man was found guilty today of criminally negligent homicide and second-degree assault in a 2014 traffic accident that resulted in the death of one cyclist and injury to another.

Stephen Dewayne Parker, 49, 9300 Lauderdale 50, was accused of driving a car that struck and killed James Keith Green, 40, of Rogersville, and injured Mannon Heath Rogers, 40, of Sheffield.

The Lauderdale County Circuit Court jury delivered its verdict about 2:30 p.m. Parker will be sentenced Feb. 25 by Circuit Judge Mike Jones.

This story will be updated.

Tom Smith can be reached at 256-740-5757 or Follow on Twitter @TD_TomSmith.


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