Motorcycle rider killed in wreck Sunday

ALCOA, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A motorcycle rider was killed in a collision with a pick-up truck Sunday evening in Alcoa.

Alcoa police are withholding the rider's name until the rider's family can be notified.

According to police reports, the truck was crossing Bessemer Street shortly before 6:00 p.m. when it pulled in front of the eastbound bike. The rider died immediately.

The crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 865-380-4914.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to webmaster@wvlt-tv.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus

WVLT VOLUNTEER TV

6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 228625941