The Knox County Sheriff's Office says 60-year-old Rick Harmon died Monday evening after losing control of his motorcycle.
Deputies say Harmon was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
In South Knox County, a man is dead after he lost control of his motorcycle and ran into a yard.
The accident happened at about 5:30 Monday evening on Topside Road.
The Knox County Sheriff's Office says the man was thrown from the bike and hit his head. A neighbor performed CPR until paramedics arrived. He was later pronounced dead at UT Medical Center.
The sheriff's office is not releasing the man's name until his family has been notified.