Crash kills 1 on I-40 in Wilson County - WKRN News 2

Crash kills 1 on I-40 in Wilson County

Posted: Updated: Feb 11, 2013 02:31 PM
LEBANON, Tenn. -

A 26-year-old woman was killed in an accident on Interstate 40 early Sunday morning in Wilson County.

The single car accident involving three occupants occurred at 3 a.m. near mile marker 235.

Authorities said Megan Carter was one of two passengers inside the car. She was ejected from the vehicle.

Carter was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police do not believe she was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

The driver of the vehicle and a second passenger, whose identities were not released, were treated at the scene for minor injuries and released.

Police said they believe speed and alcohol were contributing factors to the crash.

The incident remains under investigation.

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