One teenage motorcyclist is dead after a crash involving a motorcycle and a car in Union County.
John Wilkerson, 16, was killed Wednesday while riding his motorcycle on State Highway 131. A report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol states Wilkerson was traveling at a high rate of speed when he collided with a car turning left as it pulled out of a gravel driveway.
Wilkerson was wearing a helmet at the time of a crash.
Tennessee Highway Patrol was not able to divulge many details until their investigation is complete and family members of those involved are notified.
No charges have been filed.
WATE 6 On Your Side will update this story as more details become available.