Crash alert: Driver killed after hitting barrier on I-40 east

by Ponce Law | August 3rd, 2020

NASHVILLE, TN – Police and emergency crews responded to a fatal accident Friday night. According to a report by WKRN, it happened just before 8 p.m. on Interstate 40.

Police said a driver heading east on I-40 struck a concrete barrier near Fesslers Lane. The man was pronounced dead at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. His identity was not immediately released.

No other vehicles were involved, investigators said. No further details were released on the circumstances that led to the crash.

I-4o was shut down for several hours near the scene of the accident.

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