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Man Facing Vehicular Homicide Indictment for Crashing into a Cab Last October

3/7/2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       

Dallas Wayne Hendrix today surrendered on a vehicular homicide indictment in connection with a crash last October 11th on 2nd Avenue South at Peabody Street that killed a Nashville cab driver.       

In addition to vehicular homicide by recklessness, Hendrix, 30, of Church Street, is also charged with reckless endangerment by a motor vehicle and aggravated assault.      

The investigation by the MNPD’s fatal crash team showed that Hendrix was driving a Ford Econoline van north on 2nd Avenue when it hit a NashVegas cab that was stopped for a red light.  The driver of the cab, Hizkias Woldegabriel, 55, died at the scene.  A passenger in the cab, Joshua Deringer, 43, of Pennsylvania, was injured, as were Hendrix and his passenger.       

Hendrix was released from jail after posting a $75,000 bond.                                                          

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Dallas Wayne Hendrix, 30

October 11th, 2017 crash