Complete Davidson County, TN accident reports and news.

Accidents in Davidson County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Davidson County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Davidson County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Davidson County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential personal injury claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.

Accident Reports by city

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Wed, 10/21/2015 Bus Accident Parked bus with no passengers aboard rolls away from fuel station and crashes into coffee shop on West End Avenue in Nashville, Tennessee
Sun, 10/11/2015 Car Accident Karen Boch, 32, killed, and Cesar Marquez, 38, and Kimberly Campos, 31, critically injured, and male driver flees after rollover car wreck on Interstate 24 East in Nashville, Tennessee
Mon, 10/05/2015 Motorcycle Accident Dillon Osborne, 25, killed in motorcycle collision with tractor trailer allegedly driven by Jose Gallardo-Lopez, 47, on Nestor Street in Nashville, Tennessee
Tue, 09/29/2015 Car Accident John H. Armstrong III, 62, killed in wreck at Whites Creek Pike and Coopertown Road in Joelton, Tennessee
Sun, 08/09/2015 Train Accident Man killed in pedestrian collision with train on railroad bridge in Nashville, Tennessee
Fri, 07/03/2015 Car Accident Vehicle crashes into jewelry store after accelerator gets stuck in Goodlettsville, Tennessee
Sun, 06/28/2015 Other Type of Accident Antonio Braden, 12, killed when firework explodes in his hand in Nashville, Tennessee
Sat, 06/06/2015 Drunk Driving Stacy Thorton, 29, killed and Maddie Belt, 10 months, critically injured in alleged drunk driving crash on Clarksville Pike in Joelton, Tennessee
Mon, 06/01/2015 Car Accident Eddy L. Glenn, 58, killed in semi accident on Briley Parkway in Nashville, Tennessee
Thu, 04/02/2015 Car Accident Toya Kenner, 31, arrested after striking school resource officer with car at West End Middle School in Nashville, Tennessee
Thu, 04/02/2015 Pedestrian Accident Officer Edward Draves injured in hit-and-run while making an arrest on East Old Hickory Boulevard in Madison, Tennessee
Wed, 03/25/2015 Car Accident Ulrique Severe, 26, Briston Irby-Reynolds, 22, killed, Kishon Forsyth, 22, critically injured in 3-vehicle crash on I-40 E in Hermitage, Tennessee
Thu, 01/22/2015 Car Accident Aaron Hall and Willie Nichols killed; six people injured in 4-vehicle crash at Jefferson Street Bridge and Third Avenue North in Nashville, Tennessee
Sat, 01/10/2015 Car Accident Michael Campbell, 41, killed, and Terry Anderson, 32, and Delois Beasley, 38, injured in wrong-way car crash on Interstate 65 in Nashville, Tennessee
Tue, 12/02/2014 Truck Accident John Greer, 29, and Michael Donley, 52, killed in fiery crash between semi and FedEx truck on I-24 north of Nashville, Tennessee
Fri, 11/14/2014 Car Accident Mark A. Ferguson, 27, good Samaritan killed after stopping to help at crash site with hit and run driver Nathan Earl Albright, 36, on Interstate 40 in Nashville
Wed, 10/08/2014 Truck Accident Carol Boo, 66, killed in freak accident when semi carrying 40,000 pounds of pumpkins crashed into her bedroom in Donelson, Tennessee
Tue, 09/23/2014 Train Accident Phillip McLemore, 50, killed when his motorcycle collides with train near downtown Nashville
Sat, 09/20/2014 Car Accident Rob Bironas, 36, former Titans kicker, killed in single-vehicle accident on Battery Lane in Nashville; Later toxicology tests revealed BAC of 0.218
Mon, 09/01/2014 Motorcycle Accident Eric Shane Jobe, 35, dies after colliding with parked car near Joelton, TN