One person is dead following an accident Wednesday morning in Soddy-Daisy.

Around 10:20 a.m. Soddy-Daisy Police received a call of a two car crash in the 7000 block of Dayton Pike.   A motor vehicle traveling North on Dayton Pike crossed the double yellow line striking a pickup truck traveling South on Dayton Pike.

The driver of the pickup truck was taken to the hospital by ambulance. The driver of the motor vehicle that crossed the double yellow line striking the pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene.  There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The names of both drivers are being held pending family notification.

This is the first motor vehicle fatality this year for Soddy-Daisy.