CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — A Cheatham County Sergeant has died following a crash nearly one week ago, according to Cheatham County Sheriff Mike Breedlove.
On Tuesday, August 18, Sergeant Carl Lyttle crashed in Cheatham County on Frey Street. Authorities believe he had a heart attack, then hit a tree in his personal vehicle.
Paramedics arrived and Lyttle’s heart stopped. He was taken to Skyline Medical Center and stabilized that night.
Breedlove told News 2 Lyttle died on Monday.
A formal escort of his body is being planned right now back to Cheatham County.
This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.