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18-year-old man dies following single-vehicle accident on Due West Avenue

Nashville, TENNESSEE – Metro Nashville Police Department officials said the fatal accident occurred Tuesday night.

It happened on Due West Avenue.

MNPD officers responded to a report of a single vehicle accident.

The responding officers discovered that the 17-year-old driver of Chevrolet Equinox traveling swerved off the roadway and struck a tree.

She reportedly told investigators that she saw headlights in front of her and thought a vehicle was coming into her lane.

The unidentified female driver was arrested for not having a driver’s license or insurance.

The 18-year-old passenger suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead.

He was later identified as Taurus Turrentine Jr.

There was no evidence of impairment at the scene.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.