MOTORCYCLE FATALITY ON HIGHWAY 70 MONDAYon July 19, 2013
Ronnie F. Whitmore, 58, of Bruceton was killed on Monday when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a pickup truck. According to a report released by the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Whitmore was riding his 2011 Harley Davidson westbound on Highway 70 when the 1996 Ford truck driven by James Fletcher of new Johnsonville, stopped at a stop sign at Highway 70 and the Highway 70 By-Pass.
The report states that Fletcher then attempted to make a left turn on Highway 70, crossing the path of the Harley Davidson. Whitmore was transported by ambulance to the Camden General Hospital where he was pronounced dead. (Courtesy Camden Chronicle)