Police identify motorcycle rider killed in crash on Highway 153
Chattanooga police are investigating a deadly crash involving a motorcycle in Hixson on Thursday morning.
It happened around 7:20 a.m. on Highway 153 near the Hamill Road intersection.
Police say the driver of a Honda Civic was turning left on Highway 153 south as the motorcycle rider, 29-year-old Gregory Allen Cole, was traveling north on the highway.
Police say Cole hit the brakes and laid the motorcycle on its side, eventually hitting the driver side door of the Civic.
Cole passed away at the scene.
Police say the investigation of the crash is ongoing and ask anyone with information to please call 423-698-2525 or submit an anonymous tip through CPD’s app.
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