58-Year-Old Joelton Man Killed In Crash
JOELTON, Tenn. – A 58-year-old man was killed Saturday night, when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree.
The crash was reported around 11 p.m. near the intersection of Whites Creek Pike and Morgan Road in Joelton.
Officials with the Metro Nashville Police Department said the driver was identified as Raymond D. Barney, of Joelton.
According to investigators, Barney was heading west in his 2004 Chevrolet pick-up truck, when he failed to stop at the intersection’s stop sign. He apparently lost control of the vehicle while trying to make a right turn.
The truck left the roadway and collided with a tree.
Barney was pronounced deceased on the scene.
Police said alcohol was suspected as being a contributing factor.