Greene County

Greeneville man dies in motorcycle accident

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. - One person is dead and two others are injured after a crash involving a motorcycle in Greeneville.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells News 5 that around 4 p.m. Monday afternoon a motorcycle was headed south on Mount Hebron Road when a car pulled out, attempting to turn left. The motorcycle crashed into the driver's side of the car.

The driver of the motorcycle, 42-year-old James Kirkpatrick, was killed. His passenger, 24-year-old Holly Ricker was injured along with the driver of the car, 85-year-old Mary Hankal was also injured.

Hankal has been cited for failure to yield. No criminal charges have been filed.

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