NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man lost his life and his son was seriously hurt following a Thursday evening motorcycle crash in the northwestern part of Davidson County.

According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, the incident took place around 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 13 on Sulphur Creek Road at Taz Hyde Road.

Officials said 49-year-old Theron Lacy of Nashville, was riding his three-wheeled Ryker Can-Am Trike motorcycle when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road and hit a metal guardrail.

Lacy and his 12-year-old son were reportedly thrown from the motorcycle.

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Authorities said Lacy was brought to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he died. Meanwhile, the boy was taken to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital to be treated for serious but non-life-threatening injuries.