THP Unit Involved In Marion Co. Fatal Crash

Posted at 10:39 PM, Apr 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-23 23:39:58-04

One person was killed in a three-vehicle crash involving a Tennessee Highway Patrol unit in Marion County.

The crash happened at approx. 3:13 p.m. near Chattanooga.  It involved two SUVs and a motorcyclist - one of which is a THP unit.

The motorcyclist died, but no one else was injured.

The road was closed for several hours. Officials advised drivers to take alternate routes - Exit 155 to Dunlap to hwy 111 south to hwy 27 south into Chattanooga.