Driver found with gunshot wounds following crash in Midtown


Authorities responding to a crash in Midtown early Monday morning found a driver with multiple gunshot wounds. 

The crash happened just after midnight on Church Street at near the exit of the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at George L. Davis Boulevard. 

Metro police reported the 18-year-old driver had been shot in his leg prior to crashing his vehicle.  

He was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with serious injuries.  

The driver was not cooperative on how the shooting the occurred or if the gunshot wounds were self-inflicted, according to Metro police.  

The investigation is ongoing and no additional information was released. 

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