Husband and wife involved in motorcycle accident on Interstate 75

Husband and wife involved in motorcycle accident on Interstate 75

July 26th, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

I-75 Exit 20 is seen in this file photo.

A husband and wife have been taken to the hospital after their motorcycle crashed into a concrete barrier on I-75 in Cleveland, Tenn.

It happened around 6 a.m. today, according to a news release from the Cleveland Police Department.

The motorcycle was driven by 48-year-old Dale Dockery of Knoxville, and struck the barrier at the exit 20 off-ramp. They were headed southbound toward Chattanooga.

Exit 20 is currently undergoing major work including lane shifts, concrete barriers, and different off-ramp placement as part of the construction of a new bridge.

Dale and his wife Karen, also 48, were transported to Erlanger. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time, the release stated.

This is a developing story. Stay with the Times Free Press for more details.