NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – One person was killed and another person was injured after a crash early Saturday morning on Dickerson Pike.
The single-vehicle crash happened at approximately 4:21 a.m. on Saturday, April 8, near the intersection of Dickerson Pike and Dellway Drive, officials said.
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According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, a Chrysler 200 was heading southbound at a high rate of speed when it veered left, crossed into opposing travel lanes, went off the road, crashed into a wooden utility pole, continued through a metal fence, and crashed into a metal pole before coming to rest.
Authorities said the 21-year-old driver, later identified as Ke’asia Franklin, was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Meanwhile, the condition of the person injured in the crash remains unknown amid the ongoing investigation into the incident.
No other information was immediately released.
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