NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A woman was killed and two others were hurt in a crash on Interstate 65 North just north of downtown Nashville Wednesday morning.
It happened near the Trinity Lane exit around 5:30 a.m.
Police said Juana Taperia-Gomez was killed when the Ford Taurus she was riding in lost control and traveled up and embankment before rolling several times.
Police said Taperia-Gomez was ejected and died shortly after arriving at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Two other rear passengers were also taken to Vanderbilt with non-life threatening injuries. Three other people, including the 18-year-old driver, were not hurt.
Police said there was no evidence of drug or alcohol involvement at the scene. The investigation continues into whether another non-contact vehicle may have been involved in the crash.
The roadway reopened to traffic around 8:20 a.m.