NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A woman was killed, and another driver was injured following a wrong-way crash that occurred on Briley Parkway early Monday morning.
The crash happened around 1:20 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Briley Parkway near Ashland City Highway.
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According to Metro police, an Acura RDX was traveling south in the northbound lanes when it struck a Freightliner semi-truck head-on.
Preliminary investigation shows the Freightliner and Acura attempted to maneuver right, crashed and then traveled into the right shoulder.
Officials say the Freightliner rolled and came to a rest on its passenger side while the Acura crashed into a rock wall.
Metro police say the female driver of the Acura — later identified as 26-year-old Annecissa R. Brown — was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Freightliner was transported to Skyline Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries. No other information was immediately released.
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