Knoxville man killed in Tellico Plains motorcycle accident

Knoxville man killed in Tellico Plains motorcycle accident

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TELLICO PLAINS (WATE) -  A Knoxville man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Monroe County on Monday.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the crash happened Monday afternoon in the 1800 block of State Highway 165 in Tellico Plains.
  
Troopers says 56-year-old Harold Savell was heading eastbound on his motorcycle when he went over the double yellow line while going around a curve. He then hit a pickup truck head-on.

Savell was killed in the crash. The driver of the pickup was not injured.

THP says Savell was wearing a helmet.
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