Child’s body found in creek
A child’s body was found by park rangers in North Chickamauga Creek on Friday afternoon.
Rangers were notified by passersby of the drowning, according to Meg Lockhart, a Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation spokeswoman.
The child’s name and age were unavailable Friday.
Teen motorcyclist dies in wreck
A teenage boy was driving a motorcycle in Bradley County on Friday when he hit a car and died at 6 p.m., Bradley County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Bob Gault said.
The motorcycle was approaching a downhill turn in the road, Gault said, when the motorcycle shifted into the other lane.
Gault said the youth’s family had not been notified as of 9:30 Friday night.
The Bradley County Sheriff’s Office traffic team still was investigating the accident Friday night.