Motorcyclist dies in accident on Bell Road - WSMV News 4

Motorcyclist dies in accident on Bell Road

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A motorcyclist died after a collision with a truck Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Bell Road and Stewarts Ferry Pike.

Police believe the motorcyclist is a 23-year-old man who lived in Hermitage. He was not carrying any sort of identification, police were unable to identify at the scene. 

Police say the motorcyclist was driving recklessly and passed into the bike lane, hitting a pickup truck as it was making a U-turn. It is unknown at this time if the truck driver sustained any injuries.

The motorcyclist died at the scene. 

The driver of the pickup truck is identified as Donald Gutknecht, 60, of Alabama. Gutknecht was not injured. Officers determined his U-turn to be legal.

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