Assistant Chief Deputy L. Keith Lyon

Assistant Chief Deputy L. Keith Lyon

Knox County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Tuesday, May 9, 2006

L. Keith Lyon

Chief Deputy Keith Lyon was killed in an automobile accident on Schaad Road when another vehicle crossed the center line and struck his department SUV head-on.

The driver of the other vehicle and Chief Deputy Lyon both succumbed to their injuries while being transported to a local hospital.

Chief Deputy Lyon had served with the Knox County Sheriff's Department for 18 years. He is survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 42
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.

Thank you for your heroism.

God Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

May 9, 2015

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