Nashville, TN – According to the police officials, this unfortunate accident occurred around 1:15 a.m. early Monday morning.

It happened at the intersection of Haywood Lane and Antioch Pike.

Metro Nashville Police Department officers responded to a report of a crash.

When the officers arrived on scene, they found one male victim.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the vehicle hit the guard rail on the bridge over Mill Creek and flipped down into the water.

Metro police say the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed.

This incident remains under investigation.

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