A motorcyclist is dead after being hit by a truck in the 5900 block of Highway 153 in Hixson.
Police on the scene told News 12 44-year-old Deani Jackson Locke got off her bike in the middle of the road to pick something up.
At that time, 43-year-old Eddie Gene Davis Jr. was traveling northbound on Highway 153 in a Chevrolet Truck, and hit the woman killing her instantly.
The driver of the truck was still on the scene when police arrived.
The incident is still being investigated by the Chattanooga Police Department.