UPDATE:  Dalton Police are investigating a Wednesday morning crash involving a fatality. 

Police say the crash happened at the intersection of Walnut Avenue and VD Parrott Parkway. 

A silver GMC Sonoma pickup truck driven by 73-year-old Trammell Caldwell was traveling northbound on VD Parrott and attempted to turn westbound onto Walnut Avenue when a white Kia car driven by 34-year-old Kenneth Blevins was traveling eastbound on Walnut Avenue. 

The impact sent the Kia into a motorcycle in the westbound lane. 

The driver of the motorcycle was killed on impact, and their name is not being released at this time. 

The Dalton Police Department is working to determine what caused the crash. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Dalton Police Department. 


PREVIOUS STORY: GDOT says all eastbound and westbound lanes on State Route 52 are blocked at the intersection of V.D. Parrott Jr. Parkway in Dalton, Georgia, due to a fatality earlier this morning.

GDOT says the lanes should be open again within the next hour.