NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 29-year-old man was killed when his car collided with a pick-up truck on Interstate 24 in Antioch early Monday morning.
Metro police responded around 2 a.m. to a crash along I-24 westbound near mile marker 61, between the Old Hickory Boulevard and Bell Road exits.
The driver killed has been identified as Jadareius Hamlin, 29, of Murfreesboro.
Hamlin was driving “at a high rate of speed,” when he side-swiped a pick-up truck and lost control, according to investigators.
Police said Hamlin’s car went off the road, crashed through a fence and into a wooded area.
Hamlin was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from his vehicle, officers said. He died at the scene.
No other injuries were reported.