Bicyclist killed in collision with car

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP/WVLT) -- A participant in a bicycle race died Saturday in a collision with a car.

Chattanooga Police said the collision happened on Ochs Highway, and the cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

Media reported the cyclist was participating in the 3 State, 3 Mountain Challenge when the fatal crash occurred.

According to the Chattanooga Bicycle Club website, the challenge takes riders through parts of Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama.


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