1 killed in head-on crash in Maury County


A 59-year-old man was killed in a head-on crash in Maury County Saturday night.  

The crash happened around 11:30 p.m. on Highway 43 near Old Jackson Highway.

The Maury County Fire Department reported crews found three victims trapped inside the vehicles, one of which was pronounced dead at the scene.  

The Tennessee Highway Patrol identified the victim as Johnny Scott, of Lawrenceburg. 

Another victim was airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Their condition was not immediately released.  

The THP reported Scott was driving a PT Cruiser south in the northbound lanes when he hit the other vehicle head-on. 

The crash report states Scott was drinking prior to the crash and not wearing his seatbelt. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation. No additional information was released. 

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and refresh this page for updates. 

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