UPDATE: Fatal motorcycle accident under investigation
By WRCB Staff
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Chattanooga Police are investigating an accident that killed one and sent three others to the hospital.
The crash happened on Lee Highway near Highway 153 Sunday evening.
According to investigators, a 17 year-old driving a Jeep tried to turn left onto Highway 153 and hit a motorcycle.
The motorcycle rider, 40 year-old Matthew S. Daniel, was pronounced dead at Erlanger Medical Center.
The 17 year-old driver was transported to Erlanger for minor injuries. The Jeep's front seat passenger had to be extracted from the vehicle and was taken to Erlanger with serious injuries. A back seat passenger was treated for a hand injury.
No charges have been filed.
The incident is under investigation.
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