published Monday, August 5th, 2013

Highway 58 wreck kills motorcyclist

  • photo
    Capt. Charles Lowery Jr., left, traffic supervisor for the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department, investigates a fatal motorcycle crash at approximately 7:30 p.m. Sunday.The orange Kawasaki Z-1000 was traveling south on Highway 58 when it collided with a red pickup truck. The motorcyclist, who was wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A motorcyclist died after colliding with a pickup truck about 5:45 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Highway 58 and Sutton Road, according to the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver of the orange Kawasaki Z-1000 was wearing a helmet, and the sheriff’s office is considering speed a factor in the crash. The motorycylist has been identified as John M. Cox, 29, of Georgetown.

The driver of the other vehicle was unhurt.

VIDEO

This story is featured in today's TimesFreePress newscast.

about Staff Report...

Get breaking news from the Times Free Press on Twitter at www.twitter.com/timesfreepress or by visiting us on Facebook or Twitter at the right:

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »

advertisement
advertisement
400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.