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Woman Killed in a Single-Vehicle Crash on Thompson Lane Identified



The woman killed in a single-vehicle crash on Thompson Lane at Lawndale Drive is identified as Grace Lieseke, 28, of South Nashville.

Lieseke was traveling north on Thompson Lane in her 2012 Volkswagen Passat at 7:45 p.m. when, for reasons not yet determined, the car left the roadway and collided with a drainage culvert. There was no evidence of drug or alcohol involvement at the scene.

According to witnesses, prior to the crash Lieseke was swerving from lane to lane and ran a stop sign at Thompson Lane and Glenrose Avenue.

Lieseke, who was not wearing her seatbelt, died at the scene.