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One dead after car crash on Ewing Drive

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Posted at 5:36 AM, May 29, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-29 12:20:05-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF)  — One person is dead following a single-vehicle car crash Sunday.

Metro police report that the fatal car crash took place around 1:00 a.m. near Ewing Drive and Hillhurst Drive.

43-year-old Eric Knight was driving east on Ewing Drive in a 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe when he drove off the roadway and hit a bridge support under I-65.

The vehicle rolled several times before coming to a stop. Knight died at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt during the crash.

Police are awaiting toxicology results to determine whether or not he was impaired at the time of the crash.