NOLENSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A woman was killed Thursday, Aug. 10 in a crash with a fire department vehicle in Nolensville.
Nikolette Walden, of Smyrna, was reportedly driving across Nolensville Road when the accident happened at 6 p.m.
According to Chief Troy Huffines with the Nolensville Police Department, an Arrington Fire Department vehicle slammed into the passenger side of Walden’s car as she crossed Williams Road.
Walden’s car then hit a construction vehicle parked on the side of the road, and the fire vehicle hit a utility pole.
Officials said Walden was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she died.
A firefighter was transported to an area hospital with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening.
“This was a very tragic incident and our heart and prayers go out to the Walden family,” Chief Huffines said in a statement to News 2.
Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.