One dead after guard rail penetrates car during collision

Posted at 1:57 PM, Feb 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-22 14:57:50-05

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A man has died as the result of a single vehicle accident in Clarksville on Thursday.

Cleveland Richardson, 49, was traveling west on Kennedy Lane around 4:10 p.m. in his Mini Cooper when for an unknown reason he crossed into the eastbound lane, left the paved surface and crashed into a guard rail.

The guard rail penetrated the vehicle and exited through the rear. This is when the car came to a stop.

Richardson was pronounced dead at the scene.

This investigation is ongoing.