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Maryville, Blount County (WVLT) - An 18-year-old Maryville College student is in critical condition at UT Medical Center after falling from the National Park's Look Rock Observation Tower.
Park Rangers say David Hobson of Brentwood, Tennessee had finished his semester at MC earlier in the day and walking up the tower with three other students to take pictures when the fall occurred.
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