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Woman Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash Identified



The woman killed Wednesday night in a single-vehicle crash on Old Hickory Boulevard is identified as J’Vonne Merrell, 23, of Nashville.

Merrell was driving a 1996 Saturn west on Old Hickory Boulevard at 9:20 p.m. when, for reasons unknown, the car traveled off the road and down a steep embankment to the base of the Old Hickory Boulevard Bridge. Merrell was transported to Skyline Medical Center where she died.

There was no evidence of alcohol/drug involvement at the scene.