Three hurt in multi-vehicle crash on Highway 153

Chattanooga Police say three people are hurt in a crash on Highway 153 Saturday night. (IMAGE: WTVC)

UPDATE: We're learning new details in a crash that shut down a portion of Highway 153 Saturday night.

Chattanooga Police say a motorcyclist was riding down 153 near Shallowford when it rear-ended a car.

Police say another motorcyclist tried to avoid the crash and hit a concrete wall.

Both motorcyclists were thrown from their bikes.

One of the motorcyclists is listed in critical condition.. the other two are expected to be okay.


A multiple vehicle with crash on Highway 153 at Shallowford Road has closed all Northbound lanes Saturday night.

Chattanooga Police say two motorcycles and one other vehicle was involved.

Spokesperson Rob Simmons says three people were injured in the accident. All have non-life threatening injuries but one has more serious injuries than the other two.

TDOT estimates to have the accident cleared by 1 a.m.

News Channel 9 has a crew on the scene.

Depend on us for any new details.

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