Nashville, TENNESSEE – According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, this unfortunate accident occurred around 6:45 a.m. Friday.
It happened on Mt. View Road.
Metro Nashville Police Department officers responded to a report of a crash.
The responding officers discovered that Nissan Altima was traveling east on Mt. View Road when the 20-year-old driver failed to negotiate a curve.
The vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree.
Police said the 20-year-old driver suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at scene.
This incident remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.