UPDATE: Victim of fatal single-vehicle crash identified

Sep 09, 2020 at 11:40 am by WGNS


MURFREESBORO, Tenn. –  The man who died in a single-vehicle crash on N. Rutherford Blvd. Wednesday, Sept. 2, has been identified as 59-year old Ricky Allen Thomas of Murfreesboro.

Thomas was traveling south on N. Rutherford Blvd. when his vehicle, a 2002 Ford Ranger pickup, left the roadway and struck a tree.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The crash remains under investigation by the Fatal Accident Crash Team.

PREVIOUSLY RELEASED: September 3, 2020

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. –  A Murfreesboro man died in single-vehicle crash Wednesday, Sept. 2.

Murfreesboro Police Department officers responded to the crash on N. Rutherford Blvd., near MTSU Blvd., around 9:51 p.m.

Fatal Accident Crash Team (F.A.C.T.) investigators said a 59-year-old man was traveling south on N. Rutherford Blvd. in a pickup when he left the roadway and struck a tree.

Personnel with Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services pronounced the man dead on the scene.

The driver was the only occupant in the vehicle.

The crash is under investigation by F.A.C.T.