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Metro Police identify pedestrian killed in crash on Apache Trail Thursday morning

Nashville, TENNESSEE – Metro Nashville Police Department officials said the fatal crash occurred Thursday morning.

It happened on Apache Trail.

MNPD officers responded to a crash involving a pedestrian.

The responding officers discovered that the driver of Ford Focus was traveling east along a slight right curve when the 31-year-old victim, later identified as Kentarius Carpenter, ran across the roadway.

The 31-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital where he later died. 

There were no signs of impairment at the scene, Metro Police said.

No other information is available at the moment.

This incident remains under investigation.

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