Man Killed In Crash, Found 9 Days Later

Posted at 7:20 PM, Jun 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-28 20:22:54-04

Metro Police say a missing man from Cheatham County has been tentatively identified as being found at the scene of a fatal crash. 

Police say 31-year-old Steven Adams Jr., of Ashland City, died in the crash. 

According to a release, the crash happened about nine days ago and had gone unnoticed until Thursday. 
A missing persons report was filed for Adams in Cheatham County on June 20. 

Police say Adams was going south on River Road in his car when he entered a "significant" curve, went 200 feet off the roadway down an embankment and into a creek bed. 

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday. The medical examiner will make a positive identification.