NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 44-year-old man has died from his injuries after crashing into a tree early Wednesday morning in South Nashville.
The crash happened at approximately 6 a.m. at the intersection of Massman Drive and Glastonbury Road, just south of the Nashville International Airport.
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Investigators believe Jeremiah Bradshaw was driving a 2004 Nissan Maxima northbound on Massman Drive when he passed a northbound shuttle bus at a high rate of speed.
Metro police reported video from the bus shows Bradshaw attempting to negotiate a curve in the southbound lane when he lost control of the car and traveled off the roadway, hitting a tree.
Authorities said Bradshaw was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he died.
According to officials, the preliminary contributing factors to this crash are speed and failure to maintain lane.
No other information was immediately released.