Nashville teen dies following crash on I-24 West/I-40 East interchange

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police said one teen is dead after crashing at the I-24 West/I-40 East interchange on Friday night.

Police said 19-year-old D’Airrius Gilmore of Nashville died after crashing into the center median around 8:30 p.m. on Friday.

Police said Gilmore hit a light pole and was wearing a seat-belt at the time. He died at the scene.

According to a witness, Gilmore was traveling at a high rate of speed prior to the collision.

Officials said there was no evidence of alcohol or drug involvement at the scene.

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