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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.
Motor vehicle collisions are a major public safety issue in Tennessee. The Governor's Traffic Safety Office provides an high-quality map with information on the data and statistics related to accidents across the state. The Tennessee Department of Transportation provides the latest updates in traffic safety and road information for the state.
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Two people have died after a crash Wednesday morning along Highway 49 in Springfield near Louis Draughon Road.
A man is fighting for his life after an early morning head-on crash that happened near the intersection of South Perkins Road and American Way in Memphis.
The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday. The crash involved a Grand Marquis and a Jeep.
One person has died after a head-on crash Monday morning in Murfreesboro. The crash was reported before noon near the intersection of Old Nashville Highway and Amanda Way.
A witness was inside her house when she heard a horrible collision.
A plane traveling from Ava, Missouri to Muscle Shoals, Alabama crashed in Chester County on Carl McGill Drive Friday night.
The man and wife on-board the single-engine Cessna 172 aircraft sustained minor injuries when it crashed in a muddy field.
A Summertown man has died after a crash Wednesday afternoon in Lewis County.
The crash was reported about 4 p.m. along State Highway 20 near the Lawrence County line.
Eastbound lanes of Interstate 24 were closed just before Haywood Lane following a crash involving several cars Wednesday night.
The crash was reported just before 10 p.m. at mile marker 56.
Two people were transported to a nearby hospital, and their conditions are unknown.
A man and woman were injured in a violent crash in Mount Juliet Saturday night.
State troopers say the car was headed east on I-40 when it smashed through a guardrail and tumbled down a ravine near Beckwith Road.
A Woodlawn man has died after a crash on Wednesday afternoon in Montgomery County.
The crash was reported about 2 p.m. in the 2200 block of Outlaw Road just outside Clarksville.
There were no survivors following a plane crash Monday afternoon near the YMCA in Bellevue, according to the Nashville Fire Department.
The crash was reported about 5 p.m. off Highway 100 near Temple Road.
A Mt. Juliet man has died after a two-vehicle crash Monday evening east of downtown Nashville.
The crash was reported about 5 p.m. along Murfreesboro Pike near Foster Avenue.
Troopers say a man was hit and killed when he got out of his car to ask for help after getting lost on eastbound Interstate 24 in Clarksville.
There were multiple accidents along Lamar Avenue in Memphis due to icy road conditions. At least one person was thrown from a vehicle and rushed to the hospital.