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Tennessee - The birthplace of the Blues
Tennessee is the 36th largest and the 17th most populous of the 50 United States. The Appalachian Mountains dominate the eastern part of the state, and the Mississippi River forms the state's western border. Tennessee's capital and second largest city is Nashville, which has a population of 601,222. Memphis is the state's largest city, with a population of 653,450.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A teenager was killed in a three-car crash on Interstate 65 South between Portland and White House in Robertson County on Thursday afternoon.
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.
The names of two men who were involved in a crash on Interstate 81 yesterday, which resulted in one of them being killed, have been released.
A 61-year-old man was killed in a single-vehicle crash along Ted Crozier Boulevard in Clarksville Sunday morning.
Clarksville police say the crash happened around 2:10 a.m. when Donnie Hodges loss control of his vehicle.
A driver was killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer on eastbound Interstate 40 on Sunday night.
The two-vehicle collision happened near mile marker 252 in Smith County around 9 p.m.
Authorities have released the name of a 7-year-old girl killed in a single-vehicle accident that occurred Saturday afternoon in Kingsport.
The deceased was identified as Ava Marie Wagers, 7, Barnett Drive, Kingsport.
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Two people were killed Saturday morning, in a single-car collision in Montgomery County.
Memphis police have identified the person who was killed in a single-car crash Tuesday evening.
Helen Hytken, 93, was found dead in her car after she crashed in the 4600 block of Hillmont in the Berclair area, police said.
Metro police have identified the victim of Monday's fatal hit-and-run on Clarksville Pike as a 51-year-old Nashville woman.