THP identifies man killed in Dickson County crash

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DICKSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – One man was killed in a crash Friday night in Dickson County.

It happened around 9:45 p.m. near the intersection of State Highway 49 and Twin Creek Road.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 35-year-old Michael Davis was driving a car westbound on State Highway 49, when for an unknown reason, the car went off the right side of the road and hit a tree. The car then traveled into a ditch, slammed into a phone box and a fence, before coming to a rest on its roof in a field.

Davis was pronounced dead.

THP said the White Bluff, Tennessee man was not wearing a seatbelt.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.