NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — The driver sought in a deadly North Nashville crash is now in custody, according to Metro police.
Police arrested 38 year-old Kenneth D. Patton on Tuesday afternoon. Patton is charged with fleeing the scene of a crash involving death in regard to a a single-car collision on Buchanan Street near 16 Avenue North on Monday.
48-year-old Alicia Pride died in the crash. Officers said Patton was driving east on Buchanan Street at 11:55 p.m. when the vehicle left the right side of the roadway and hit a utility pole.
Pride was taken to a hospital where she died.
Patton fled before police arrived.
Patton is also being charged with failure to render aid, failure to report the crash, and driving on a revoked license. His bond is set at $27,000.