Murfreesboro man dies after crash on I-24 in Antioch

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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.

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(Courtesy: Tennessee Department of Transportation)

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.

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