KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Authorities responded to a motorcycle crash that happened at 7:39 p.m. Sunday on Mountain Shadow Drive on Tazewell Pike, according to Knox County dispatch.
Dispatch agents confirmed they received a "10-46" call, which indicates a crash with injury.
According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a man was driving east on a motorcycle on Tazewell Pike when another man, 71, was turning left onto Tindell Lane.
The report said the driver of the car did not yield the right-of-way and they crashed. They said that the motorcyclist died as a result of the crash. He was wearing a helmet at the time, the report said.
Charges are pending for the driver of the car, according to the report.