South Carolina woman killed in Smoky Mountains motorcycle crash

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CHILHOWEE, Tenn. (WATE) – A South Carolina woman was killed Thursday morning in a motorcycle crash in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

A park spokesperson says Rodney Bowers, 70, of Greenville, South Carolina, lost control of a 2017 Kawasaki motorcycle around 11 a.m. on the Foothills Parkway about six miles east of Chilhowee Lake.

His passenger, Janice Cadotte, 56, was killed in the crash. Bowers was taken to the hospital. No other vehicles were involved.

No other details have been released.

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