LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – On the heels of a fatal motorcycle accident on Sunday afternoon came another death as the result of a motorcycle crash.
On Sunday night at 9:27pm is when the day’s second fatal wreck was reported. Officials with the Tennessee Highway Patrol tell WLAF that 19-year old Bailey Wright of Knoxville was riding a 2005 Suzuki GSX motorcycle and traveling east on Old Middlesboro Highway. Wright’s motorcycle struck a 2019 Honda Civic in an angle crash at the intersection of Bethlehem Road based on the report. The THP reported the driver of the car as 27-year old Brandon Johnson of La Follette. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 06/28/2021-4:45AM-UPDATED 06/28/2021-9AM)