NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — One person was killed in a motorcycle crash along Ellington Parkway late Thursday night.

The crash happened at around 11:15 p.m. near the Ellington Parkway interchange with Interstate 65 North and Briley Parkway.

According to police, 22-year-old Mikhael Utley of Goodlettsville was driving his 2007 Kawasaki motorcycle when he failed to negotiate a curve.

The motorcycle went down and Utley fell off the bike, hitting a guardrail.

He was pronounced dead at Skyline Medical Center. Police say there were no signs of impairment on the part of Utley.

Excessive speed does not appear to have contributed to the crash.