Man killed in single car accident

Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Rutherford County accident (Image 1)
Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Rutherford County accident (Image 1)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Police have identified the man that was killed in a single car accident on Saturday night.

Thomas W. Bandy, 48, and his girlfriend were driving north on Buena Vista Pike just after 8 p.m. when the accident occurred.

Police told Nashville's News 2 Bandy's vehicle drifted off the roadway, struck a tree and rolled onto its right side.

Authorities said Bandy died at the scene and may have suffered a medical event prior to the accident.

His girlfriend, Vicki Starr, 45, received minor injuries from the accident. 

According to police, there was no evidence of alcohol or drug involvement and that both Bandy and Starr were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the accident.

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