Officer involved in crash in Murfreesboro

Identity released of man killed on Nolensville Pike (Image 1)
Identity released of man killed on Nolensville Pike (Image 1)

A Murfreesboro police officer was involved in a crash late Wednesday morning.

Authorities said Officer Darrin Wilcox was traveling on New Salem Road, just off of Interstate 24 around 10:30 a.m., when the accident occurred.

Police said the motorcycle officer was attempting to pull over a 60-year-old La Vergne woman who had allegedly run a traffic light.

According to an accident report, the police officer rear-ended the vehicle he was trying to pull over when the driver abruptly hit the brakes.

No injuries were reported.

blog comments powered by Disqus