Fatal motorcycle accident Old Hickory Boulevard

Man killed in accident on Old Hickory Blvd after losing control of motorcycle

by Ponce Law | December 14th, 2020

NASHVILLE, TN – A man was killed in an accident on Old Hickory Boulevard last Thursday after losing control of his motorcycle, reports WKRN.

Authorities said the crash occurred Thursday night around 8 p.m., when a motorcyclist driving eastbound on Old Hickory Boulevard at a high speed lost control. The motorcyclist then crashed after going off the right side of the roadway.

Police identified the motorcycle driver as 58-year-old Michael Styers, a resident of Nashville. Styers was wearing a helmet when the accident occurred but was declared deceased at the scene. 

This is a developing story. If more details regarding the crash are made public, we will update this blog.


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