NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was killed in a motorcycle crash early Monday morning in Hermitage.
Authorities identified the victim as Gary Eugene Brown Jr., 32, of Old Hickory, Tennessee.
The accident happened just after 4:30 a.m. at the intersection of Weber Road and Old Lebanon Dirt Road.
The preliminary investigation shows that Brown, who was riding a 1997 Harley Davidson at a high rate of speed, lost control of the motorcycle and struck a guardrail.
Brown died at the scene.
Toxicology testing will be conducted to determine whether drug or alcohol involvement played a role in this fatal crash.