Motorcyclist killed after colliding with truck in Nashville

Motorcyclist killed after colliding with pickup truck in south Nashville

Posted: Updated: Oct 30, 2013 09:16 AM CDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A motorcyclist was killed after colliding with a pickup truck on Nolensville Pike in south Nashville late Tuesday night.

The accident occurred around 9:30 p.m. near the intersection of Old Hickory Boulevard near Nippers Corner.

Police said the 37-year-old motorcyclist was attempting to pass the truck in the right lane and failed to move over far enough, striking the vehicle.

The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity was not immediately released.

No other injuries were reported.

The accident remains under investigation.

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