Five people injured in construction site crash in Clarksville

Posted at 3:33 PM, Oct 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-19 16:33:49-04

Five people were injured when a truck drove through a work site in Clarksville.

According to police officials, the crash happened Friday at the intersection of College Street and Riverside Drive around 11:37 a.m.

A 31-year-old in a F-450 hit a patrol car and two work lifts - with two men in each - in a construction zone on Riverside Drive

Five people were taken to the hospital. Two men transported by Lifeflight to Nashville, and three others taken by ambulance to Tennova Medical Center.

It's unclear why the truck didn't stop or maintain the work zone pattern of travel.