A crash involving a motorcycle on Hixson Pike Thursday morning claimed a man's life.

It happened around 7:50am in 5500 block.

A Chattanooga police spokesperson says the motorcycle rider, 21-year-old David Evans, was traveling south, when the driver of a van moving north made a left turn from the center turn lane in front of the motorcycle.

Evans was taken to a local hospital where he later passed away.

Police say the crash is under investigation.

No charges have been filed at this time.

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this case to call 423-698-2525.

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