Woman dies on I-24 East in Murfreesboro

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – Interstate 24 East was shut down for several hours Sunday night after a woman died in an incident.

Police told News 2 the victim has been identified as Miriam Horist, and they believe her death was a suicide.

It happened near the New Salem Road exit just before 7:30 p.m., shutting down every lane of traffic until at least 12 a.m.



An investigation into Horist’s death is still open and ongoing.