Woman killed in rollover crash on I-40 in Wilson County


WILSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — A driver was killed and her passenger suffered serious injuries in a crash on Interstate 40 in Wilson County Wednesday night.

The rollover crash happened around 11 p.m. in the eastbound lanes near the Central Pike overpass at mile marker 224.

According to Tennessee Highway Patrol, 42-year-old Delilah Sparks was driving a truck that went off the right side of the road, hit a rumble strip on the shoulder, then flipped and landed on its top.

Sparks, who was from Livingston, was pronounced dead on the scene, troopers said. Her 31-year-old passenger was taken to an area hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 on-air and online for updates.

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