Deer leads to motorcycle wreck

On Thursday at about 9:30 p.m., a deer reportedly caused an accident involving this 2003 Kawasaki motorcycle. The wreck took place on Highway 39 at County Road 479 in Englewood. The driver was reportedly ejected and then flown by Lifestar to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville. Englewood Rural and Etowah Rural fire departments, McMinn County Sheriff’s Department and AMR all responded. Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Trooper Eric Diaz investigated the accident.

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