1 killed, 3 injured in head-on crash in Whites Creek

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A head-on collision early Sunday morning in Nashville left one person dead and three others injured.

Officers said that an 18-year-old woman was driving her 2012 Chevy Cruze just after midnight on Knight Drive, when her car went into the southbound lane while negotiating a curve.

The struck a 2005 Honda Civic. 52-year-old Robin Jenkins, the driver of the civic, died at the scene. Her 16-year-old daughter, who was a passenger in the car, was transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The 18-year-old woman and her passenger were also taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

They told police that they were trying to get away from people in another car who were shooting at them.

Police are still investigating that claim.