One dead in Bellevue crash

Posted at 6:05 PM, Apr 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-19 12:24:30-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF)  — A man has died after a crash on Highway 100 in the Belleue area of Nashville.

The 2-vehicle crash happened just before 5 p.m. Thursday near the intersection of Highway 100 and Harpeth Bend Drive.

Metro Police have identified the man as 21-year-old Garrett Plye. His next-of-kin was located this morning.

Plye was driving a 2010 Honda Accord and tried to make a left turn from Harpeth Bend Drive onto Highway 100 when he pulled in front of 23-year-old Emma Warren in her 2004 Toyota Sequoia SUV.

Plye at the scene. Warren was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment of non-critical injuries.

Police say there were no signs of drug or alcohol involvement at the scene. According to officials, the preliminary cause is a failure to yield by the Honda driver.