NASHVILLE, TN – Police say a stolen car with three teenagers inside crashed in downtown Nashville early Friday morning, according to WKRN.
Metro police said the car had been stolen from a gas station in North Nashville. A 17-year-old who was behind the wheel lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a median on Interstate 40 west near the Broadway exit at about 4:20 a.m.
The driver was ejected from the vehicle and all three teens were hospitalized. Their injuries were not regarded as life-threatening.
The wreck affected traffic in Nashville, where drivers were diverted on I-40 from the South Loop onto I-65 south. Crews with the Tennessee Department of Transportation were repairing damage to the highway median caused by the crash.
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