UPDATE: Wednesday Multi-Vehicle Crash

Jun 21, 2024 at 08:25 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro, TN - Here's an update on the multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of N.W. Broad at N. Thompson Lane. There was a reason that the involved vehicles were almost.... Read More

Little Big Town's Tribute: Schlapman Memorial Project on Display in Murfreesboro

Jun 18, 2024 at 03:52 pm by WGNS News

Rutherford County, TN - Motorcyclist Allen Schlapman was riding his motorcycle through rural Williamson County during a Thanksgiving holiday in 2012 when he was struck and k.... Read More

UPDATE: Injured Motorcyclist Airlifted After I-24 Accident in Murfreesboro on Sunday

Jun 18, 2024 at 03:41 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN – New information has emerged about a serious auto accident that took place on I-24 this past Sunday, June 16th, involving a 54-year-old man identifie.... Read More

Franklin Mourns: Tragic Loss of Elizabeth 'Ellie' Sims, FSU Sophomore

May 14, 2024 at 10:46 pm by Chandelar Williams

Tallahassee, FL - On the evening of April 29th, tragedy struck as 20-year-old Elizabeth "Ellie" Sims, a sophomore at Florida State University (FSU) and a proud native of Frank.... Read More

UPDATE: Fatal Accident on I-24 East in Murfreesboro this Past Sunday

Mar 18, 2024 at 12:08 pm by WGNS News

(MURFREESBORO, TN) WGNS now has further details on the Sunday morning accident that tragically claimed a life at precisely 4:56 AM this past weekend. The incident occurred o.... Read More

Trial Looms: Middle Tennessee Volleyball Player's Tragic Accident Prompts Call for Justice

Feb 27, 2024 at 11:07 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - A heart-wrenching incident involving Middle Tennessee State University's volleyball team has captured the attention of the Midstate community. Janae Edmonds.... Read More

Smyrna Traffic Alert: Intersection Closure at Nissan Drive and Bent Tree Drive

Feb 23, 2024 at 04:03 pm by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - Traffic Update: The intersection of Nissan Drive and Bent Tree Drive is CLOSED following a semi-truck accident being investigated by the Smyrna Police Department..... Read More

Accident on Old Salem Road Leaves Bicyclist Seriously Injured

Feb 13, 2024 at 10:48 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - In a recent incident on Old Salem Road, a collision between a pickup truck and a bicyclist has resulted in serious injuries to the cyclist. The accident occ.... Read More

Murfreesboro PD Launches Safer Streets Campaign

Feb 07, 2024 at 07:40 pm by Chandelar Williams

MURFREESBORO, TN - The Murfreesboro Police Department is initiating a new Traffic Safety Education & Enforcement Campaign, titled "Safer Drivers, Safer Streets." Michael.... Read More

UPDATE: Single-Vehicle Accident in Rockvale Last Week

Jan 31, 2024 at 10:02 pm by WGNS News

Rockvale, TN - The tranquility of the Rockvale community was disrupted by a single-vehicle accident involving a 71-year-old man this past week. According to the Tennessee High.... Read More

UPDATED: 1-Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-24 in Rutherford County

Jan 31, 2024 at 08:44 pm by WGNS News

(UPDATE) Murfreesboro, TN - WGNS has an update on a severe multi-vehicle crash that unfolded on Interstate 24 in Rutherford County early Tuesday morning. The pre-sunrise .... Read More

Speed, Impairment, and Distraction are Likely Factors for Many Roadside Crashes

Jan 29, 2024 at 11:43 am by WGNS News

Struck and killed – nearly four times more than reported. It’s the chilling reality for roadside assistance providers (RAPs), including tow truck drivers, mobile m.... Read More

MURFREESBORO POLICE: Victim in fatal crash on Lebanon Pike identified

Jan 02, 2024 at 03:07 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - The Murfreesboro Police Department Fatal Accident Crash Team (FACT) is currently investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal single-vehicle crash.... Read More

Serious Single-Vehicle Crash Causes Road Closure on Lebanon Pike

Dec 30, 2023 at 12:52 am by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN - A serious auto accident unfolded on Friday night around 11:30 PM on Highway 231, commonly known as Lebanon Pike, near the intersection with Cherry Lane in M.... Read More

Twin Oak Drive Reopens After Dump Truck Mishap

Dec 21, 2023 at 12:08 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Residents of Rutherford County can breathe a sigh of relief as Twin Oak Drive reopened on Wednesday following a brief closure caused by an overturned d.... Read More

Fatality in Smyrna on Monday Morning

Dec 11, 2023 at 12:05 pm by WGNS News

UPDATE: LaVergne Police released information confirming the person involved in the Smyrna fatal accident was actually a LaVergne Police Officer. See the updated news story HER.... Read More

Minor 2-Vehicle Accident Temporarily Slowed S. Church St. On Friday at Noon

Dec 08, 2023 at 03:44 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO,  TN - In a minor incident on Friday, December 8, at 11:34 a.m., a two-vehicle non-injury crash occurred in front of Beaman Dodge on S. Church Street. One of.... Read More

Standstill Traffic on S. Church St. Lasted for Hours in Murfreesboro Monday - Wrecked Vehicle Cleared by 7 PM

Nov 20, 2023 at 03:29 pm by WGNS News

UPDATED - MURFREESBORO, TN - Two Northbound lanes of S. Church Street from Veterans Pkwy to the Innsebrooke Kroger store had to be closed because of an injury accident. In the.... Read More

18-Year-Old Killed in Tuesday Morning Accident on Hwy 96 in Murfreesboro

Nov 02, 2023 at 02:47 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - An 18-year-old from Murfreesboro was killed in a two car crash on Tuesday morning. The wreck occurred on Franklin Road, which is also known as Highway 96.... Read More

Dump truck Scatters Dirt Over I-24 After Collision with Sedan Near I-840

Oct 23, 2023 at 11:02 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN – There was quite the mess on I-24 near I-840 Monday afternoon. The commotion was in the westbound lane heading towards Nashville. According to.... Read More