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UPDATE: Man Accused of Killing Murfreesboro Woman While Running From Police in 2016 Headed to Trial
UPDATE: Man Accused of Killing Murfreesboro Woman While Running From Police in 2016 Headed to Trial

UPDATE: Garieon Simmons, accused of stealing a Cadillac Escalade from a funeral home in Manchester, TN and then fleeing from police in Murfreesboro, will head to trial September 16, 2019.

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Mother killed in Smyrna Accident Sunday Night
Mother killed in Smyrna Accident Sunday Night

An accident in Smyrna on Sunday night around 10 left a mother dead and her two sons seriously injured.

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Manchester Man Killed in Vehicle/Bicycle Crash-Another Man Facing Vehicular Homicide Charge
Manchester Man Killed in Vehicle/Bicycle Crash-Another Man Facing Vehicular Homicide Charge

This past Saturday morning (12/15/18) just after 7 am, there was a fatal crash involving a 2004 Buick and a bicycle.

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Murfreesboro Man Talks About His Lawn Mowing Accident that Broke His Back
Murfreesboro Man Talks About His Lawn Mowing Accident that Broke His Back

A Murfreesboro man broke his back in a home lawn mowing accident. Ronnie Stapleton was transported to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital...

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Murfreesboro Man Dies in Nashville Elevator Accident
Murfreesboro Man Dies in Nashville Elevator Accident

Wednesday's death of Daniel Jones, 26, in a construction area at Centennial Medical Center on Patterson Street appears to be accidental.

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Fatal Crash on I-24 near the Rutherford County Line
Fatal Crash on I-24 near the Rutherford County Line

The man killed Tuesday night when he lost control of his motorcycle on I-24 East near the Old Hickory Boulevard exit is identified as...

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Serious injuries on Center Hill Lake
Serious injuries on Center Hill Lake

An accident on the popular Center Hill Lake resulted in serious injuries this past Labor Day weekend.

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Police in Middle TN to Be On the Lookout for a Ford Fiesta- Driver Accused of Striking / Killing Pedestrian
Police in Middle TN to Be On the Lookout for a Ford Fiesta- Driver Accused of Striking / Killing Pedestrian

Anyone with information about the Ford Fiesta, which is believed to be a 2017 or 2018 model, is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463. The car did sustain damage.

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Local Pastor Survives Motorcycle Wreck
Local Pastor Survives Motorcycle Wreck

He had just sold his motorcycle and was riding it to deliver it to the new buyers when his kickstand went down causing him to lose control. His road to rehabilitation could have led him anywhere...

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Auto Accident on Marion/Grundy County line Kills Three
Auto Accident on Marion/Grundy County line Kills Three

30-year-old Lauren R. Garner, 2-year-old Willow Frisbee, and 1-year-old Chrimson Frisbee were killed Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash on Hwy 108 near the Marion/Grundy County line.

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Pedestrian Killed On I-24 In Smyrna
Pedestrian Killed On I-24 In Smyrna

A pedestrian has been killed on I-24 in Smyrna.

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Investigation Continuing: Fatal Car-Tractor Trailer Crash on I-24
Investigation Continuing: Fatal Car-Tractor Trailer Crash on I-24

Nashville authorities say that a LaVergne woman is wanted for questions related to the crash.

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Van flips on I-24 in Murfreesboro Tuesday - Driver Walks Away Unharmed
Van flips on I-24 in Murfreesboro Tuesday - Driver Walks Away Unharmed

WGNS has an update on a rollover accident that was reported on Tuesday (5/29/18/) in Murfreesboro involving a van on I-24 near Medical Center Parkway.

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Serious Auto Accident in Rutherford County Tuesday UNDER INVESTIGATION
Serious Auto Accident in Rutherford County Tuesday UNDER INVESTIGATION

A serious auto accident that occurred on Highway 70 near the Old Woodbury Hwy in Rutherford County is being investigated by the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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12 Traffic Related Deaths in Rutherford County for 2018
12 Traffic Related Deaths in Rutherford County for 2018

They are among 12 people who have died from traffic crashes this year in Rutherford County. Seven of those people were not wearing seat belts. Four people who died were riding motorcycles.

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Girl Dies in Lawn Mower Accident
Girl Dies in Lawn Mower Accident

Recently, the Bedford County Sheriff's Office reported that a young girl was struck and killed by a riding lawn mower. The incident occurred at a home on U.S. 41A North between Shelbyville and Unionville.

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Serious Auto Accident on I-24 Monday in Smyrna area
Serious Auto Accident on I-24 Monday in Smyrna area

A serious auto accident occurred on I-24 at the Sam Ridley Parkway exit in Smyrna on Monday (2/5/18).

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Motorcyclist from Rockvale Killed in Collision with SUV
Motorcyclist from Rockvale Killed in Collision with SUV

The motorcyclist fatally injured Tuesday at 7:20 a.m. in the intersection of Old Hickory Boulevard and Burning Tree Drive in Nashville has been identified as Dustin Yates, 24, of Rockvale, Tennessee.

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2 Unknown victims die in fiery I-24 crash Tuesday
2 Unknown victims die in fiery I-24 crash Tuesday

According to the trooper's report, the vehicle that was struck was damaged so badly that the markings on the vehicle were impossible to make out to identify what type of car it was. Also, it was not possible to identify the two people killed in the crash.

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44 Year old woman dies in Coffee County Accident
44 Year old woman dies in Coffee County Accident

44 year-old Karen E Anderson of Bradyville, TN was driving her 2003 Nissan westbound on Noah Road when she apparently lost control.

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Accident on Bridge Avenue lands woman behind bars
Accident on Bridge Avenue lands woman behind bars

An accident with injuries landed a Murfreesboro woman behind bars. The wreck occurred on Bridge Avenue near the New Salem Highway.

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Charges pending against Smyrna man in I-24 Accident after he was ejected from vehicle
Charges pending against Smyrna man in I-24 Accident after he was ejected from vehicle

A Trooper saw and approached the vehicle were it had stopped to check on the driver. At this time the Trooper observed the driver to allegedly be under the influence with the driver refusing to exit the SUV and left the scale complex at a high rate of speed.

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Busy Smyrna Intersection Back Open
Busy Smyrna Intersection Back Open

Nissan Drive at Enon Springs Road is back open after an overnight crash. Smyrna Police report a crash involving a car hauler and a van around 8pm Tuesday kept the intersection closed for nearly 12-hours.

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Two Murfreesboro Police Motorcycle Officers Collide with One Another Tuesday
Two Murfreesboro Police Motorcycle Officers Collide with One Another Tuesday

Around 10:00 o'clock Tuesday morning two Murfreesboro motorcycle officers were enroute to an injury accident when something went wrong and they collided at the intersection of Northwest Broad Street and Hamilton Drive.

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Man Dies from his injures around One Month after he was involved in a Fatal Crash
Man Dies from his injures around One Month after he was involved in a Fatal Crash

A Cannon County man has died at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga nearly a month after being injured in a crash that killed a McMinnville teenager.

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College Grove man accidentally strikes pedestrian in Nashville this past Friday
College Grove man accidentally strikes pedestrian in Nashville this past Friday

There was no indication of impairment on the part of a College Grove man after a pedestrian in Nashville was struck and killed...

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Cement Mixing truck wrecks and overturns in Murfreesboro
Cement Mixing truck wrecks and overturns in Murfreesboro

A cement mixing truck ran off the roadway on Memorial Blvd Monday in Murfreesboro.

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Suspected Hit and Run Driver in Fatal Incident Captured
Suspected Hit and Run Driver in Fatal Incident Captured

Arthur J Mantone Jr age 79 of Hillsboro was struck and killed while checking his mailbox.

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Vehicle Fire Shuts Down Part of I-24 at Medical Center Parkway
Vehicle Fire Shuts Down Part of I-24 at Medical Center Parkway

I-24 East just before Medical Center Parkway was shut down due to an accident around 5:30 on Tuesday evening in Murfreesboro..

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Blackman High School Mourns Loss of Students
Blackman High School Mourns Loss of Students

While school is not in session, the Blackman High School family has been dealt a blow with the death of two students while three others were injured in a weekend car crash.

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UPDATE: Blackman Students Killed & Injured in Crash
UPDATE: Blackman Students Killed & Injured in Crash

One of the two teens killed in the crash that also injured three other Blackman High School students has been identified by his family.

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Vigil Held to Remember Blackman Students Killed / Hurt in Crash
Vigil Held to Remember Blackman Students Killed / Hurt in Crash

The Blackman community came together to mourn the loss of two teens and pray for the recovery for three others hurt in a car crash.

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64 Year old Rutherford County man dies in Interstate 840 accident
64 Year old Rutherford County man dies in Interstate 840 accident

64 Year old Roger Oris died late Friday afternoon from injuries received when his pickup truck overturned on Interstate 840...

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Woman Accused of Striking and Killing Scooter Rider Sentenced to 1 year in prison
Woman Accused of Striking and Killing Scooter Rider Sentenced to 1 year in prison

Courtney Barrett appeared in court for sentencing late last month. Barrett is the woman who plead guilty after striking and killing a woman riding a scooter on July 10, 2016.

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6-Vehicle Crash Started At Franklin Church
6-Vehicle Crash Started At Franklin Church

Tuesday (6/27/2017) morning's six-vehicle crash at the intersection of Fortress and John R. Rice Boulevards (Manson Pike) here in Murfreesboro is believed to have started at a Franklin, Tennessee church.

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Algood Police Officer involved in serious accident after leaving Murfreesboro
Algood Police Officer involved in serious accident after leaving Murfreesboro

Three people including an Algood city police officer were involved in a two vehicle crash Monday evening in Smithville.

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Fatal motorcycle accident blamed on speed
Fatal motorcycle accident blamed on speed

A LaVergne man died after wrecking his motorcycle on I-24 this past Tuesday night.

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One killed in Manchester motorcycle accident
One killed in Manchester motorcycle accident

Sunday (2/19/17) afternoon around 12:30pm near AEDC on the Wattendorf Memorial Highway at the Exit 117 Interstate 24 overpass there was a 2-vehicle crash.

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UPDATE: Fatal Beechgrove accident on I-24 Thursday morning
UPDATE: Fatal Beechgrove accident on I-24 Thursday morning

The Tennessee Highway Patrol reported that the victim slammed into the rear of a tractor trailer truck, never slowing down.

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Serious auto accident on Monday in Rutherford County
Serious auto accident on Monday in Rutherford County

A serious auto accident occurred on Interstate 24 in Rutherford County just before the 1:00 hour Monday afternoon.

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Home construction accident off of Barfield Crescent Road Wednesday morning
Home construction accident off of Barfield Crescent Road Wednesday morning

Evidently, a construction worker fell from the top of a home being built that was over 12-feet high.

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Man Charged after Child is Injured in Saturday Crash
Man Charged after Child is Injured in Saturday Crash

In nearby Coffee County, a man is in trouble with the law after his child was said to have been ejected from the vehicle he was driving when he allegedly had an accident.

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UPDATE: Triple Fatal Accident confirmed by the THP in Rutherford County
UPDATE: Triple Fatal Accident confirmed by the THP in Rutherford County

UPDATE: A total of three people were killed in a Wednesday (1/4/16) night accident on Highway 99 in Murfreesboro near Armstrong Valley Road. The wreck occurred shortly after 8PM.

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18 Year old dies in I-24 crash in nearby Coffee County
18 Year old dies in I-24 crash in nearby Coffee County

The report says that a Toyota driven by Rohan C Myton, age 18 of Antioch, TN was traveling eastbound and ran off the roadway crossing the median.

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Wrong way driver on I-24 in LaVergne Tuesday morning
Wrong way driver on I-24 in LaVergne Tuesday morning

A wrong way driver on I-24 early Tuesday morning may have driven as many as 20-miles before crashing in Rutherford County in the La Vergne area. WGNS' Ron Jordan has more...

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Four killed in I-24 accident in Coffee County
Four killed in I-24 accident in Coffee County

Apparently, the driver of the crashed Toyota Celica was speeding on I-24 and lost control while changing lanes.

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UPDATE: Rutherford County School Bus Accident - Motorist killed
UPDATE: Rutherford County School Bus Accident - Motorist killed

We have more details on the Rutherford County School Bus accident that occurred on Friday.

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Man struck by car on local square not seriously injured
Man struck by car on local square not seriously injured

Around 2:00 on Wednesday afternoon, a man in a motorized wheelchair was struck by an oncoming car in Murfreesboro.

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Rollover Accident on Southeast Broad Street Wednesday Morning
Rollover Accident on Southeast Broad Street Wednesday Morning

A rollover accident took place near Southeast Broad at Ash Streets Wednesday morning. The wreck was next to the Discovery Center of Murfreesboro.

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Tractor Trailer Truck flips over on East Jefferson Pike Monday
Tractor Trailer Truck flips over on East Jefferson Pike Monday

The accident occurred on East Jefferson Pike. Reports indicate the truck was part of the MBI trucking fleet that is based in Illinois.

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Suspect allegedly ran from accident scene
Suspect allegedly ran from accident scene

A 34 year old Murfreesboro man who was said to be driving a 1993 Cadillac with a temp tag on the back has been arrested after allegedly running from the scene of an accident.

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UPDATE: Accident Tuesday morning in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: Accident Tuesday morning in Murfreesboro

UPDATE: Details have not been released, but the accident victim was transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.

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Murfreesboro Woman charged with DUI following I-65 rollover crash
Murfreesboro Woman charged with DUI following I-65 rollover crash

A Murfreesboro woman is free on bond after a rollover crash on I-65 led to her arrest for DUI in Franklin, Tennessee.

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UPDATE: Motorcycle Accident Vs. SUV on South Church Street
UPDATE: Motorcycle Accident Vs. SUV on South Church Street

UPDATE: As of Thursday (9/22/16), Guess was listed as being in critical, but stable condition at Vanderbilt Medical Center.ht.

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Murfreesboro Woman Struck by Motorist on Wednesday Morning
Murfreesboro Woman Struck by Motorist on Wednesday Morning

A Murfreesboro woman in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a motorist on Wednesday around 9:00 in the morning.

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LaVergne, Tennessee man Killed in Nashville Accident
LaVergne, Tennessee man Killed in Nashville Accident

Prior to the fatal crash, Kostyk was driving his 2007 Hyundai Elantra south on I-65 when he struck the center concrete barrier at the I-40 overpass.

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Motorcycle Accident Claims the Life of a 21 Year Old
Motorcycle Accident Claims the Life of a 21 Year Old

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Matthew Waylon Oakley, age 21 of Manchester was killed in a motorcycle accident Thursday morning.

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No Serious Injuries in South Church Street Auto Accident Wednesday
No Serious Injuries in South Church Street Auto Accident Wednesday

An accident involving a tractor trailer truck and a car on South Church Street looked to be much more serious than it actually was, as far as injuries go.

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65 Year old pedestrian struck by vehicle Saturday night in Murfreesboro
65 Year old pedestrian struck by vehicle Saturday night in Murfreesboro

The Fatal Accident Crash Team is investigating a pedestrian verses car accident that occurred on Saturday night in Murfreesboro.

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UPDATE: Wednesday Accident on I-24 Caused by Blown Tire
UPDATE: Wednesday Accident on I-24 Caused by Blown Tire

WGNS has more information on a serious auto crash that occurred Wednesday morning on I-24 in Rutherford County near the Beechgrove Exit.

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Man on bike struck by motorist on Broad Street
Man on bike struck by motorist on Broad Street

A bicyclist was struck by an unknown person driving a minivan in Murfreesboro early Monday morning. The accident occurred on NW Broad Street near Thompson Lane.

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UPDATE: Fatal Truck Vs. Scooter Accident in Rutherford County
UPDATE: Fatal Truck Vs. Scooter Accident in Rutherford County

According to witness statements, the suspect vehicle dragged Denton's scooter for approximately one quarter of a mile before the driver stopped, got out and removed the wreckage from underneath the vehicle.

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Potentially Dangerous Intoxicated Call in middle of the roadway
Potentially Dangerous Intoxicated Call in middle of the roadway

When Police arrived at the scene, they found Mr. Herman standing in the middle of the street with his bike overturned.

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UPDATE: Two Semi Trucks Collide on I-24 Wednesday Morning
UPDATE: Two Semi Trucks Collide on I-24 Wednesday Morning

UPDATE: WGNS has more news on two semi-trucks that were involved in a Wednesday morning accident on I-24 in Rutherford County.

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Two vehicles overturn on I-24 Thursday around noon
Two vehicles overturn on I-24 Thursday around noon

A car and a truck wrecked and overturned on I-24 Thursday afternoon around 12.

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Murfreesboro man arrested after accident while children in car
Murfreesboro man arrested after accident while children in car

The report that WGNS obtained also read, "Mr. Ingram admitted to snorting approximately .5 grams of heroine at approximately 11:00 AM. The accident happened an hour and 40 minutes later this past Sunday.

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No Injuries in Tuesday Morning Motorcycle Accident
No Injuries in Tuesday Morning Motorcycle Accident

Amazingly, there were no serious injuries when a motorcycle crashed into a Honda SUV on Tuesday morning in the Rockvale area of Rutherford County.

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Construction Accident in Nashville Claims the Life of a Smyrna Man
Construction Accident in Nashville Claims the Life of a Smyrna Man

A Smyrna man died after a construction related accident in Nashville on Wednesday morning.

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Sunday Afternoon Accident on I-24
Sunday Afternoon Accident on I-24

A 23 year old Smyrna resident was injured in a Sunday accident on I-24 involving three vehicles.

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Woman driving a red Nissan Altima allegedly caused wreck and fled the scene
Woman driving a red Nissan Altima allegedly caused wreck and fled the scene

A woman driving a red Nissan Altima is believed to have caused an accident on Tuesday afternoon. The incident unfolded on Broad Street at Singer Road, according to witnesses and victims.

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Wreck Closes I-24 at Buchanan Exit

An accident on I-24 at mile marker 89 or the Buchanan Road exit has the eastbound lanes shut down.

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Rollover Accident on Friday Morning Near Ealgeville
Rollover Accident on Friday Morning Near Ealgeville

Motorist stopped and kept the accident victims in the two vehicles involved calm until Sheriff Deputies, Paramedics and Fire Personal arrived on the scene.

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Mechanical problem may be to blame in deadly Coffee County crash
Mechanical problem may be to blame in deadly Coffee County crash

7-year old twins, James and John Hill of Hillsboro along with Parks were killed.

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UPDATE: Two Charged with Drag Racing Causing I-24 Semi to Overturn
UPDATE: Two Charged with Drag Racing Causing I-24 Semi to Overturn

The horrendous traffic tie-ups on I-24 due to an overturned semi Monday were reportedly caused by two men drag racing. Now, the two men are in jail.

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22 Year old seriously injured in Thanksgiving Day Crash in DeKalb County
22 Year old seriously injured in Thanksgiving Day Crash in DeKalb County

A 22 year old man was seriously injured in a one car crash Thanksgiving day on Four Seasons Road in nearby DeKalb County.

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Woodbury man accused of leading THP on a Pursuit Wrecks
Woodbury man accused of leading THP on a Pursuit Wrecks

A 25 year old Woodbury man, who apparently tried to outrun the law in a pursuit, wrecked his automobile Saturday morning on Highway 56 in DeKalb County.

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UPDATE: Sept. 3rd Motorcycle Vs. Bike Accident in Barfield
UPDATE: Sept. 3rd Motorcycle Vs. Bike Accident in Barfield

An investigation into a motorcycle verses bicyclist accident continues in the Barfield area.

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Man involved in fatal tanker truck accident in Nashville was from Murfreesboro
Man involved in fatal tanker truck accident in Nashville was from Murfreesboro

We have more information on an accident that unfolded in Nashville at the Harding Place exit on I-24. Evidently, the man who was driving the 1996 Freightliner tanker truck that overturned was from Murfreesboro.

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Motorcycle Vs. Car -
Motorcycle Vs. Car - "Leaving the Scene of an Injury Crash" charges could be filed

After the wreck happened, the driver of the car fled the scene and has not been seen since. As of Tuesday (May 5, 2015), an arrest has not been made.

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Operator of motorcycle charged with DUI two after wrecking
Operator of motorcycle charged with DUI two after wrecking

A motorcycle wreck reported on Saturday morning shortly after midnight had a positive outcome, considering the fact that it was indeed a motorcycle wreck. We are using the word positive loosely, as the operator of the bike was charged with DUI number two.

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Death on I-24 this past Thursday
Death on I-24 this past Thursday

An accident occurred on Interstate 24 eastbound near mile-marker 121 on Thursday morning just before 10am. According to emergency workers...

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Tractor Trailer Truck caused 15 car pile up in Rutherford County

One of the many crashes investigated this past Friday afternoon (2/20/2015) included a tractor-trailer that jack-knifed and blocked part of Interstate 24 at the state Route 840 interchange westbound in Rutherford County.

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UPDATE: Fatal accident on I-24
UPDATE: Fatal accident on I-24

A Winchester teenager was killed in an accident on I-24 eastbound in Coffee County Sunday afternoon.

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22-Year old ejected from car in State Route 840 accident
22-Year old ejected from car in State Route 840 accident

A serious auto accident occurred on Wednesday morning around 6:30. The wreck happened on State Route 840 near Sulpher Springs Road in Murfreesboro.

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22-Year old ejected from car in State Route 840 accident

A serious auto accident occurred on Wednesday morning around 6:30. The wreck happened on State Route 840 near Sulpher Springs Road in Murfreesboro.

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Fatal Crash UPDATE with Ron Jordan

UPDATE. A fatal crash occurred in Rutherford County and authorities are looking for the driver of the car believed to have caused the mishap...

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Sad news - Teen dies in Bedford County area accident
Sad news - Teen dies in Bedford County area accident

A Shelbyville youth lost his life in a single-vehicle accident this past Friday afternoon on Fairfield Pike.

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Two semi truck drivers die in fiery I-24 accident
Two semi truck drivers die in fiery I-24 accident

Interstate 24 had to be shut down after a Tuesday evening accident in Davidson County.

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Cannon County woman killed in one car accident
Cannon County woman killed in one car accident

A Cannon County woman was killed this past Friday night in a car crash. The young mother leaves behind two children.

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UPDATE: The passenger in the I-24 crash that occurred on Monday has died

We have additional news on the Monday (9/29/14) afternoon crash that occurred on I-24 in LaVergne.

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One Extricated, Three Transported after Head-on Collision
One Extricated, Three Transported after Head-on Collision

Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department, Murfreesboro Police Department, and Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident involving a car and SUV in front of the McDonald's on South Rutherford Boulevard around 4:30 Monday morning.

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UPDATE: Motorcycle accident this past Saturday sends husband and wife to Vanderbilt Medical Center
UPDATE: Motorcycle accident this past Saturday sends husband and wife to Vanderbilt Medical Center

Reports indicate one of two persons on a motorcycle this past Saturday has sadly passed away...

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Traffic Crash: Clark @ Jones Boulevard
Traffic Crash: Clark @ Jones Boulevard

UPDATE: On Wednesday morning (9/17/2014) Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Department units extricated one victim from a two car motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Clark and Jones.

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UPDATE: Two serious accidents on I-24 Wednesday morning and on Tuesday afternoon
UPDATE: Two serious accidents on I-24 Wednesday morning and on Tuesday afternoon

WGNS has learned that the man who was killed in an accident on Interstate 24 at Haywood Lane was a resident of Rutherford County. The accident occurred around 3:00 on Tuesday afternoon.

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Serious accident on I-24 involving oversized commercial dump truck
Serious accident on I-24 involving oversized commercial dump truck

One person was flown by Life Flight Helicopter to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville with serious injuries.

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UPDATE: Semi wrecks on I-24 Wednesday after driver allegedly falls asleep
UPDATE: Semi wrecks on I-24 Wednesday after driver allegedly falls asleep

The Tennessee Highway Patrol report that 52-year old Billy D. Melton, Jr. fell asleep at the wheel...

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Two motorcyclist riding side by side struck by car on 231 South Saturday
Two motorcyclist riding side by side struck by car on 231 South Saturday

Another serious motorcycle accident occurred on 231 South on Saturday afternoon around 1:30. In the crash, two bikers on separate motorcycle's went down near the Midland Fosterville Road intersection.

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Accident on S. Church St. in Murfreesboro around 7PM on Saturday
Accident on S. Church St. in Murfreesboro around 7PM on Saturday

An accident that occurred in front of the new Dunkin’ Donuts on South Church Street in Murfreesboro was apparently not as serious as it looked. 

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UPDATE: Driver allegedly driving towards oncoming traffic in 231 South motorcycle fatality
UPDATE: Driver allegedly driving towards oncoming traffic in 231 South motorcycle fatality

Sgt. Bill Miller with the THP told WGNS on Thursday, no charges have been brought against... 

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Man charged with 3rd DUI after Murfreesboro accident
Man charged with 3rd DUI after Murfreesboro accident

A Murfreesboro man who has been charged with DUI twice before has been rearrested after a fender bender, according to police. 

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Two Kittrell Firefighters Hurt in Accident
Two Kittrell Firefighters Hurt in Accident

A Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department tanker flips and injures two firefighters. It happpened around noon on Kittrell Halls Hill Road as they were headed to a Readyville fire. 

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Car Strikes Female Crossing Old Fort Parkway - Names Released
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Car Strikes Female Crossing Old Fort Parkway - Names Released

We have more news on the pedestrian who was struck by a Murfreesboro Police car on Wednesday night. The accident occurred on Old Fort Parkway in front of the Target store around 10 PM.

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Beechgrove man killed in Logging Accident

A coworker by the name of Donald Curlee, stated that he and Mr. Wiser were cutting tries on a hill side when the accident occured. 

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UPDATE: Fatal Saturday night Accident on Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: Fatal Saturday night Accident on Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro

A fatal accident occurred on Medical Center Parkway Saturday night in Murfreesboro. Sgt. Kyle Evans with the Murfreesboro Police Department, told WGNS...

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School nurse one of the first on the scene of an car accident - child lucky to be alive
School nurse one of the first on the scene of an car accident - child lucky to be alive

The student who was driving the car is lucky to be alive. See the pictures...

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Car overturns in Tuesday morning wreck in Rutherford County
Car overturns in Tuesday morning wreck in Rutherford County

A car overturned on Cedar Grove Road off the Manchester Highway Tuesday morning. A witness at the scene of the wreck told WGNS…

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Strange accident involving Rutherford County resident in DeKalb County - No Injuries
Strange accident involving Rutherford County resident in DeKalb County - No Injuries

44 year old Christal Cantrell of Murfreesboro and 36 year old Matthew Phillips of Smyrna were treated at the scene by DeKalb EMS but refused transport to the hospital.

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Teen changing tire for his mother alongside I-24 struck by a motorist and killed
Teen changing tire for his mother alongside I-24 struck by a motorist and killed

We have been told that one person has since been arrested in connection with the accident. Names have not been released.

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UPDATE: Accident on I-24 Thursday Morning - Names released
UPDATE: Accident on I-24 Thursday Morning - Names released

We have additional details on a 9:30, Thursday morning accident that occurred on I-24 just past the city limits of Murfreesboro.

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Jogger Suffers Non-Life Threatening, but Serious Injuries After Being Hit by Car in Murfreesboro

The victim received non-life threatening, but serious injuries. He was transported by ambulance to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital.

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16-Year Old Not Harmed When Vehicle Flips and Lands on Side in Accident Along Oakleigh Drive
16-Year Old Not Harmed When Vehicle Flips and Lands on Side in Accident Along Oakleigh Drive

Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department’s District 7 responded to a one car motor vehicle accident at Oakleigh Drive and Sulphur Springs Road shortly before 8:00 Monday night.

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UPDATE: Head on Crash at the  Murfreesboro / Smyrna line on Monday Morning Kills One, Alcohol may be to Blame
UPDATE: Head on Crash at the Murfreesboro / Smyrna line on Monday Morning Kills One, Alcohol may be to Blame

We have confirmed further details of a head on crash that occurred Monday, just before the lunch hour at the Smyrna /  Murfreesboro line. The wreck occurred Monday morning on the Old Nashville Highway near the intersection of Amanda Way and left the driver of the car that is believed to have caused the wreck dead. It also appears as if State Troopers believe that alcohol was involved in the wreck. 

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Accident Reported Saturday Night in Smyrna Area Along I-24

A serious auto accident occurred Saturday night in Smyrna on Interstate 24 near the Sam Ridley Parkway exit. A car being driven by a 26-year old man slammed into the rear of a vehicle that was slowed due to traffic. 

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Serious Auto Accident on I-24 - Three Siblings Injured, One Ejected
Serious Auto Accident on I-24 - Three Siblings Injured, One Ejected

Sgt. Bill Miller with the Tennessee Highway Patrol told WGNS that one person was ejected from the vehicle and a second was trapped in the vehicle when Troopers arrived on the scene Monday evening. Sgt. Miller confirmed that all three occupants of the vehicle are siblings.

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Serious Auto Accident Reported Monday Night in Murfreesboro on Memorial Blvd.

Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Kyle Evans told WGNS in an email that a serious auto accident occurred on Memorial Blvd. at Heritage Park Drive around 6 p.m., Monday night...

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Murfreesboro Man Charged with 3rd DUI After Accident and Police Pursuit
Murfreesboro Man Charged with 3rd DUI After Accident and Police Pursuit

Sheriff Deputies placed Ontha under arrest and determined that he appeared to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol. As a result, he was charged with his 3rd DUI and evading arrest in a motor vehicle

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MTSU Student Killed While Crossing the Street to be Remembered on Wednesday in Murfreesboro
MTSU Student Killed While Crossing the Street to be Remembered on Wednesday in Murfreesboro

The 28-year old man who died while crossing the street near the MTSU Murphy Center this past week in Murfreesboro will be remembered on Wednesday during a special service at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church.

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UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle Friday Morning near MTSU - Names Released
UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle Friday Morning near MTSU - Names Released

We have an update on a fatal accident that occurred on Friday morning near the MTSU Murphy Center. Sgt. Kyle Evans told WGNS that 28-year old David R. Chitwood of Haynes Drive was crossing...

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MTSU Statement After Student is Killed at Middle Tennessee at Greenland

MTSU was informed by Murfreesboro Police that David R. Chitwood died this morning as a result of a collision at the intersection of Middle Tennessee Boulevard and Greenland Drive on the northwest edge of campus.

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Two Car Accident on Ransom Drive in Murfreesboro Tuesday Night
Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department’s Engine 3 and Rescues 2 and 8 responded to a two car motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Ransom Drive and South Rutherford Boulevard around 5:45 Tuesday evening.
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Three Car Accident on I-24 Friday Night at 5:30PM
Three Car Accident on I-24 Friday Night at 5:30PM
A pick-up truck from Georgia hauling a trailer jackknifed on I-24 near the South Church Street exit on Friday night around 5:30 causing a three car accident.
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Accident Reported on NW Broad Street Monday Afternoon at 2 (See Picture)
Accident Reported on NW Broad Street Monday Afternoon at 2 (See Picture)

A serious accident was reported on Monday afternoon around 2:00 in Murfreesboro. The wreck occurred in front of Carpets by Ozburn on NW Broad Street. 

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Christiana ATV Accident Involves Children
Two kids in a go-cart wrecked in the Lovvorn Road area Sunday.
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Motorcycle Accident Leaves Man in Critical Condition
Murfreesboro Police continue to investigate a serious one-vehicle crash. The wreck happened just before three o'clock Monday afternoon at the intersection of University Street and Reid Street. Major Clyde Adkison reports a Yamaha motorcycle was traveling South on University and the driver lost control at the intersection of Reid Street.
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UPDATE: Deadly Wreck on SR 840, Sunday
A Murfreesboro woman died Sunday in a crash on state route 840. 36-year old Cathy McAllister died after she lost control of her van, it went into the median, flipped twice and landed on its top.
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Man and woman in LaVergne charged with trying to bribe an officer of the law
If the police call you, it is not a good idea to ask them how much it would cost to “not turn in an accident report.”

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Car Vs. Dump truck accident on Central Valley Road
A car ran into a dump truck on Central Valley Road Thursday afternoon at 1:30. Rutherford County Sheriff Deputies reported that the owner of the car got out...
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Snow Creates Problems, Accident Claims a Life
The surprise snow over the weekend left many accidents in its wake. One was fatal, taking the life of 41-year old Bryan Delk of Columbia.
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Car Versus Pedestrian Accident in Murfreesboro Reported
Car Versus Pedestrian Accident in Murfreesboro Reported
It was an unusual evening for police Thursday night… there were two accidents reported involving pedestrians versus cars. In one of the two incidents, an intoxicated man walked out in front of a passing motorist on Sherrill Boulevard. The driver of the car told officers it appeared as if the man deliberately stepped in front of her car.
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