NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police have arrested a 21-year-old Nashville woman for a deadly crash that killed her passenger back in April.
Police say on April 22, Mevelyn Wyatt was driving a Nissan Versa over 70 miles per hour in a 40 mile per hour zone while passing other cars in a continuous center turn lane on Andrew Jackson Parkway when she crashed into a Kia Spectra.
Wyatt’s passenger, 18-year-old Leander Collier IV, was not wearing a seatbelt and died in the crash.
Wyatt has been charged with vehicular homicide by recklessness.
The two people inside the Kia were not seriously hurt.