Cyclist dead after car crash near Morton Avenue and Nolensville Pike

Posted at 11:20 AM, Jan 30, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-30 19:40:34-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A 43-year-old bicyclist is dead after a car crash took place in the early morning hours of January 30.

The incident took place around 5:30 a.m. near the intersection of Morton Avenue and Nolensville Pike.

Metro Nashville Police report that one vehicle was involved in the fatal crash and that there was no indication that the driver was impaired. No charges were placed.

The Nashville Fire Department reports that crews transported a cyclist, who was then in critical condition, from the scene to Vanderbilt hospital with CPR in progress. He died shortly after.

MNPD have identified the victim as Luke David Fansler.

The investigation is ongoing.