Woman killed after car crashes into condo

NASHVILLE, TN (WKRN) — A woman was killed early Monday morning after a driver crashed into her Bellevue home.

Police and medics responded to the residence General George Patton Road and Sawyer Brown Road at 1 a.m.

According to Metro police, the driver was headed south on Sawyer Brown Road when he lost control, hit a pole, crossed several yards and George Patton Road before driving into the victim’s home.

Investigators told News 2 the car went so far into the home; it almost went through a second condo.

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

The car tag is registered to a man who lives nearby, according to police.

Authorities used that information to track down the driver and his passenger, and took them into custody.

One of them was treated for minor injuries.

Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the driver to lose control and are waiting for the results of his toxicology test.

Officers have not identified the victim but did tell News 2 she was a mother.

No additional information is available at this time.

NBC4i.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s