Complete Tennessee accident reports and news.

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Sunday, July 20, 2014
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A man is dead after a late-night motorcycle crash in Murfreesboro.

According to The Daily News Journal, 41-year-old Mareo J. Estrello was riding his Harley down Halls Hill Pike when he veered off the road and crashed near Adams Lane around 11 p.m. Sunday.

There is still no word on what caused the crash.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is leading the investigation, which is ongoing.

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Saturday, July 19, 2014
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Kingsport police believe speed and alcohol use played a role in a fatal head-on collision Saturday morning on East Stone Drive that left one man dead and two other people with possible injuries.

The deceased was identified by the Kingsport Police Department as Bobby D. Jarrett, 50, of Church Hill.

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Sunday, July 13, 2014
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A retired officer in the Tennessee National Guard was killed in an off-road vehicle wreck.

Retired Major Lee Sharber died when he lost control of his off-road vehicle around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. He was 44.

Sharber was on a dune buggy with his girlfriend, Leslie Johansen, on Motlow Road when the vehicle hit a patch of uneven surface.

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Saturday, July 12, 2014
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The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified the two victims in a deadly wrong-way crash along I-24 eastbound in Coffee County on Saturday evening.

Investigators said Patrick Rhodes, 35, of Tullahoma, TN, was driving westbound along I-24 eastbound when he hit a pick-up truck head-on.

Rhodes was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the pick-up truck, James L. Golden, 63, of Hixson, TN, was injured. His wife, Phyllis F. Golden, 63, also died at the scene.

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Saturday, July 5, 2014
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Metro police have identified the victims involved in a deadly crash along I-65 northbound in Madison Saturday evening.

The crash was reported around 6 p.m. near mile marker 94.

Police say the crash was triggered by a man who pulled over his truck to pick up debris from a blown tires.

A motorcyclist who was driving through the area crashed into the man, sending the driver, Eric Lee Knight, 34, of Adolphus, Kentucky and his passenger airborne.

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Sunday, June 29, 2014
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A 51-year-old man was killed in a crash Sunday on Old Lebanon Road.

According to police, David Hawkins was killed in the crash. He was attempting to turn when his truck skidded off the road through a resident's yard before striking a tree.

Hawkins was not wearing a seat belt, according to the police report. Police said the seat belt could have made a difference.

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Monday, June 23, 2014
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A man was killed in a crash near the intersection of Hunters Point Pike and North Hartman Drive on Monday night.

The Lebanon Police Department says 47-year-old Harold Dee Jones was killed when he rear-ended a Freightliner truck cab around 9:30 p.m.

According to officials, Jones was unable to stop his pickup truck in time to avoid hitting the truck cab, which was stopped at the traffic signal at North Hartman Drive.

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Monday, June 16, 2014
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A Linden man has died after a single-vehicle rollover crash Monday morning on Interstate 65 in Maury County.

Damon Douglas Brashier, 47, was pronounced dead at the scene by Maury Regional EMS near mile marker 45.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says Brashier was driving northbound in a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox when he crossed the median, causing his SUV to flip and go airborne before slamming into a tree.

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Thursday, June 12, 2014
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A community is mourning the loss of a local baseball player and popular student.

Andrew Morton, 16, of Dickson, died in a crash Thursday off Highway 46.

Morton was hauling a lawnmower for his mowing business when he crashed with a semi-truck turning into the Pilot gas station, according to Dickson police.

Morton's mother, Becky Bear, said her son strived to make the world a better place for his friends and four younger siblings.

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Thursday, June 12, 2014
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A teenager was killed in a three-car crash on Interstate 65 South between Portland and White House in Robertson County on Thursday afternoon.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a Ford Taurus was headed north on I-65 at mile marker 110 when it suddenly crossed the grass median and slammed into another vehicle.

The driver of the Taurus, 18-year-old Ethan Jones, was injured, and his passenger, 17-year-old Christopher Jones, was killed. Both are from Westmoreland, TN.

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