One dead after fatal crash on Murfreesboro Pike

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Posted at 9:21 AM, Jan 30, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-30 19:39:20-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Police have found excessive speed to be the preliminary contributing factor of a fatal car crash that occurred around 12:33 a.m. Sunday morning.

The crash took place at the intersection of Murfreesboro Pike and Donelson Pike.

MNPD says the vehicle crossed over several inbound lanes, struck a drainage culvert, and began rolling.

The 17-year-old driver was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected. They died at the scene. No one else was in the car.