Fatal Motorcycle Crash In Scott County

By: Nick Bona
By: Nick Bona

Scott County (WVLT) -- A man has died after a motorcycle crash in Scott County.

It happened Friday afternoon on US 27 in Helenwood.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says Elmer Thomas Preston, 23 of Huntsville lost control of his bike when a car pulled on to the highway and into his pathway.

The bike slid out from under him and he hit the front end of the car.

Preston died of his injuries.

The report says he was wearing a helmet.

No charges have been filed.

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