MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – Murfreesboro police say a man was critically injured in an early Tuesday morning crash that occurred on Church Street.

The crash was reported just after 3 a.m. near the 2700 block of South Church Street on Tuesday, Sept. 26. 

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According to Murfreesboro police, a man was traveling inbound when he lost control of his vehicle, veered into the southbound lanes and hit a pole.

The man was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical condition, said police.

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All southbound lanes and one northbound lane of Church Street remained closed early Tuesday morning. The lanes have since reopened.

The crash remains under investigation. Additional details were not immediately provided.