UPDATE: Name of accident victims in fatal wreck on Riverview Drive released by police
Sunday, February 17, 2013 11:02 pm
The Murfreesboro Police Department is still investigating the single vehicle fatality accident that occurred on Saturday night. The Fatal Accident Crash Team confirmed the wreck involving a 2010 Ford Mustang occurred at around 9:00 Saturday night in the 1600 block of Riverview Drive in Murfreesboro. The Mustang left the roadway and struck a tree in the front yard of a home along a sharp curve on Riverview Drive.
The driver of the car, 24-year old Xavier C. Bingham , was pronounced dead at the scene. Bingham is from Knoxville, Tennessee. The passenger, 19-year old Emmanuel Wallace, was flown to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville via LifeFlight helicopter. Murfreesboro Police Sergeant Kyle Evans told WGNS that Wallace is listed in critical, but stable condition.
The MPD is still investigating the accident and has not released the cause of the wreck.
MPD F.A.C.T. Team