NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Police have been searching for a man accused of assaulting a woman alongside Interstate 24 east near the Antioch area early Tuesday morning.
Metropolitan Nashville Police said a woman voluntarily got into a van with a man, who then pulled over to the side of the interstate near the Harding Place exit around 1 a.m. The woman told police the man allegedly sexually assaulted her along the side of the roadway.
When the woman called 911, the man fled into the wooded area by the interstate.
Police have been searching the area, but have yet to locate him.
The woman was being interviewed by police.
No identities were released.