05 Oct 2022

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Friday morning single-vehicle crash leaves 23-year-old driver dead

Friday morning single-vehicle crash leaves 23-year-old driver dead

Nashville, TN – Metro Nashville Police Department officials said the fatal accident occurred right before 6 a.m. early Friday morning.

It happened on Old Clarksville Pike.

MNPD officers responded to a report of a crash.

The responding officers discovered that the 23-year-old driver of Mercury Grand Marquis was reportedly driving at a high rate of speed.

His vehicle then went off the road and rolled down.

The driver suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

He was later identified as James Old.

This incident remains under investigation, Metro Police said.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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