NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — One person is dead after a crash near Edwin Warner Park.
The crash happened Friday afternoon in the 7300 block of Highway 100 near Edwin Warner Park.
Metro police identified 65-year-old John E. Taylor of Nashville as the driver killed in the three-vehicle crash.
Investigation shows that Taylor was traveling on Highway 100 and had slowed to make a left turn into Edwin Warner Park.
That’s when his Volkswagen Jetta was rear-ended by a Kia Forte pushing Taylor’s Jetta into oncoming traffic. The Jetta was then struck again by a Chevrolet Suburban, according to Metro police.
Taylor was ejected from the vehicle and died after arriving at the hospital. The 65-year-old was not wearing a seatbelt.
The driver of the Kia Forte and Chevrolet Suburban were not injured in the crash.
Metro police said the cause of the crash appears to be from improper following on the part of the driver in the Kia Forte.
No other information was immediately released.
This is an ongoing investigation.
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