THP investigates motorcycle accident in Carter Co. on HWY 321 - WRBL

THP: Man injured after motorcycle accident in Carter Co. on HWY 321

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CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL) -

Just around the lunch hour Wednesday, Tennessee Highway Patrol was called to a single-vehicle accident in Carter County.

The motorcycle crash happened on Highway 321 around 11:30 a.m. near the intersection of Fish Springs Road. 

The driver, 60-year-old James Scalf, of Johnson City suffered a minor injury. 

THP said Scalf was traveling south on Highway 321 on his 2012 Honda GL8 motorcycle, when he attemped to negotiate a curve. Scalf traveled on loose gravel and lost control of his bike. 

That's when the driver began to slide and struck a guardrail. 

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