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UPDATE: Man Killed In Crash On Elm Hill Pike Identified

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Posted at 10:15 AM, Aug 31, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-08 04:30:58-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A person has died following a two-car collision on Elm Hill Pike near Donelson.  

The incident happened Monday just before 7:00 a.m. in eastbound lanes of Elm Hill Pike at Appleton Drive. Officials with Metro police said the driver of a Corvette was killed in the crash. 

Police have identified the victim as 58-year-old Darvis Hudson of McMurray Drive.

Police said Hudson was driving South on Appleton Drive approaching Elm hill Pike, when he ran a stop sign.

During the turn onto Elm Hill, a westbound 2015 Ford van, struck the Corvette in the driver’s side door. Both vehicle went into the eastbound lanes of Elm Hill Pike and were struck by a 2006 Chrysler Sebring.

Two people were inside the Corvette at the time of the crash. Hudson was was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and pronounced dead. His passenger suffered non-life threatening injuries, but was also transported to the hospital.

Two others were injured in the collision, and transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said there was no evidence of alcohol or drugs involved in the crash.

Elm Hill Pike was blocked at Appleton Drive while officials remained on the scene. The scene has been cleared.