69-year-old man killed in Dickson crash - WKRN News 2

69-year-old man killed in Dickson crash

Posted: Updated: Feb 18, 2013 03:54 PM
DICKSON, Tenn. -

Authorities in Dickson County are investigating a fatal crash that occurred early Saturday night.

Officials said Lono Mayo, 69, of Perry County, was headed westbound on Highway 70 just after 6 p.m. when the crash occurred.

According to authorities, Mayo crossed the center line and hit another vehicle driven by 23-year-old Amy Jenkins head-on.

Mayo was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said he was not wearing a seatbelt.

Police found alcohol in Mayo's vehicle and said that it might have been a contributing factor in the accident.  The investigation is ongoing.

The driver of the other vehicle, Jenkins, was taken to Horizon Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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