Fatal crash in Bradley County
BRADLEY COUNTY, TN (WRCB) - One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Bradley County.
Traffic investigators say a motorcycle and car collided on Springplace Road Wednesday afternoon, killing one person and injuring another.
The investigation shows the victim was a passenger on the motorcycle that attempted to pass two cars.
One of the cars attempted to turn left into a driveway, when the motorcycle struck the car.
The driver of the motorcycle was taken by Lifeforce to Erlanger.
Investigators do not suspect alcohol was a factor in the crash.
The Bradley County Sheriff's Office is trying to locate occupants of the second vehicle, who left the scene without giving their names. The vehicle is described only as being white in color.
Officials are working to notify family members before releasing the names of those involved.
The crash marks the second traffic fatality in Bradley County this year.