Deadly Motorcycle Accident

(WVLT) - A Clinton man has died after his motorcycle hit a tree.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says 33 year-old Trent Murray was driving on Old Tacora Hill in Clinton Thursday night.

They say he lost control, went off the road, and hit a tree.

Officers say he died at the scene.

He was wearing a helmet.

Authorities don't know if alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Join the Conversation!

While WVLT allows comments on articles, we ask that you respect the online community. Comments may be removed at any time for violations including:

  • Obscenity, profanity, vulgarity, racism, violent descriptions, name-calling or personal attacks.
  • Abuse of multiple accounts.
  • Off-topic comments.

Comments may be checked for inappropriate content or rule violation, but the station is under no legal obligation to monitor or remove comments. If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator. 
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

powered by Disqus


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 6395161 -
Gray Television, Inc.