1 injured in rollover crash on SR 840 - WKRN News 2

1 injured in rollover crash on SR 840

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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. -

One person was injured after a rollover accident in Rutherford County Sunday.

The crash was reported on State Route 840 at mile marker 47.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, for an unknown reason, the driver's Ford Explorer exited the roadway on the left shoulder. The driver overcorrected before losing control of his vehicle. He then crossed over the median before rolling several times.

The driver was taken via LifeFlight to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for his injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the incident.

It was not immediately clear if he was under the influence at the time, but officials requested an alcohol and drug test and charges are pending.

No further details were immediately released.

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