One dead after three vehicle accident on Chapman Highway involving motorcycle

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One person is dead after a three-vehicle crash Saturday morning on Chapman Highway, according to Knoxville Police.

The accident happened at 11:23 on the 6300 block of Chapman Highway.

According to a release, one of the three vehicles involved was a motorcycle. The motorcycle was northbound on Chapman Highway in the left lane. The motorcycle crossed over into the southbound lane and struck another vehicle head on.

The driver of the motorcycle died from his injuries.

KPD is investigating the cause of the accident. The name of the victim has not been released at this time.

KPD is asking anyone who witnessed the crash to call the Traffic Services Unit at (865) 215-8638.

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