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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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Where to find support to prevent or cope with accidents in Tennessee
Tennessee Traffic Safety Resource Service provides information related to many aspects of traffic safety: child passenger safety, teen driver education, motorcycle safety, senior driver safety, hispanic outreach, commercial trucking safety, and more.
The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security offers a Motorcycle Rider and Education Program with two intensive courses to prepare riders for the challenges that the streets offer.
What to do after a serious injury accident in Tennessee
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Most recent accident reports
Eight people were hospitalized following a crash near downtown Nashville early Sunday morning.
A taxi collided with an SUV just before 3 a.m. at the corner of Charlotte and 17th Avenue North.
Memphis police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident, which happened early Saturday morning on I-55 near Shelby Drive.
A Clarksville man was struck and killed by a tractor trailer Friday morning on State Route 76.
Clarksville police said 44-year-old Christopher Brian Johnson was hit about 7:15 a.m. between Fire Station Road and Huntco Drive.
A 50-year-old man is in critical condition after he was struck by a car on Interstate 24 exit ramp near the Shelby Street exit Thursday night.
A duo accused of stealing a car and crashing it in North Nashville in the wee hours of this morning -- killing a backseat passenger -- face a variety of charges and may have links to an earlier car theft.
A teenager died in a single-car crash Sunday on Hull Avenue in Marshall County.
Lewisburg police say 17-year-old Brice Carr was pronounced deceased on the scene after his truck swerved off the road and hit a tree.
Police are investigating a crash that occurred on I-40E near Donelson Pike on Saturday morning.
A dark-colored SUV collided with a sedan, hit a guardrail, and rolled over before coming to rest on the concrete retaining wall.
A 17-year-old pedestrian who died after being struck by a tractor trailer at a busy downtown Nashville intersection Thursday has been identified as a Hume Fogg High School student.