NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro police have identified the man killed in a single-vehicle crash Friday morning.
Gerardo Aguilar, 20, of Nashville, was driving his Nissan Altima on Mt. View Road when he failed to make a curve.
The car went through a wooded area, eventually striking a tree.
Aguilar, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A female passenger was able to exit the car after the crash. She then knocked on doors at an apartment complex seeking help. Police were later able to locate the crash scene.
Police say it appears speed was the main contributing factor to this crash.