UPDATE: Victim ID'ed in motorcycle fatality on Hixson Pike - WSMV Channel 4

UPDATE: Victim ID'ed in motorcycle fatality on Hixson Pike

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HIXSON, TN (WRCB) -

UPDATE: Chattanooga Police have identified 30-year-old Joseph Rutherford as the biker who lost control of his motorcycle Saturday morning and passed away. 


PREVIOUS STORY: A group of motorcyclists were traveling west on the 5000 block of Hixson Pike at 9:05 Sunday morning.

Chattanooga Police Sgt. Wayne Jefferson said, one of the bikers lost control and ran into another bike causing them both to lose control and run off the roadway.

Investigators tell Channel 3, one of the bikers was pronounced dead on the scene and the other biker suffered non-life threating injuries.

Police tell Channel 3 all the riders did have on their helmets.

This case is still under investigation.

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