Motorcyclist killed in wreck on Lamar Alexander Parkway

TOWSEND, Tenn. (WVLT) -- One person is dead in a motorcycle crash involving a tractor trailer in Blount County near Townsend, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

Dispatchers say the wreck happened Wednesday afternoon around 8300 block of Highway 73.

So far, there is no word on the cause of the crash, and dispatchers say troopers are investigating.

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