Crash scene on US Highway 11E in Jonesborough. Photo by Lee Talbert, Press photo editor.
A Kingsport man was injured Friday afternoon when he was thrown from his bike after crashing into the rear of a car stopped in traffic on U.S. Highway 11E in Jonesborough.
The wreck occurred around 2:15 p.m. in the westbound lane just past Headtown Road.
According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Stephen Phillips, 51, was taken to Johnson City Medical Center for treatment of his injuries.He was cited for failure to exercise due care.