Police said J.D. Nickels, 36, Johnson City, was piloting a 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on North Roan in Boones Creek when it collided with a 2002 Chevrolet Suburban turning left from Cambridgeshire Court.
Cambridgeshire Court is across from the old Boones Creek Middle School building.
The Suburban’s driver, 60-year-old Ivan Pickle, Johnson City, was not injured.
The Johnson City Police Department’s Traffic Crash Reconstruction Team is investigating.