A 58-year old Nashville woman was killed and her 5-year-old granddaughter was injured in a single-vehicle crash Sunday evening in Nashville.
Police told News 2 Bertha Furkins, of River Trace, was traveling west on Ashland City Highway around 6 p.m.
For unknown reasons her pickup truck crossed into the eastbound lanes, went off the road and down an embankment.
Furkins died at the scene.
Her 5-year old granddaughter was transported to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt University with non-life threatening injuries.
The victim’s names have not been released because police are still notifying their next of kin.
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441 Murfreesboro Road Nashville, TN 37210