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1 killed in deadly crash on Murfreesboro Pike

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Posted at 7:22 AM, Jul 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-29 20:38:57-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A deadly crash has left one dead Sunday morning in Nashville.

Metro Nashville Police Department officers worked the scene in the 1200 block of Murfreesboro Pike at 5:30 a.m.

Two cars were involved in the crash with two people injured, according to MNPD. 39-year-old motorcyclist Jacob Taylor of Antioch was killed.

Police said 18-year-old Manuel Rivas-Castaneda has been charged with vehicular homicide by intoxication in the crash. Officers said Rivas-Castaneda was driving a pickup truck that pulled into the path of the motorcycle.