NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - One person has been killed after a crash involving a school bus on Dickerson Pike on Monday afternoon.
Police said the wreck occurred at 3:16 p.m. on Dickerson Pike near the intersection of Donald Street. Metro Police say 19-year-old Emmanuel Edmondson was killed in the crash.
Nashville Fire Department said at least one vehicle and the bus were involved in the accident. The bus was headed to Rocketship Academy, a charter school in Nashville, and had no students on board. Metro Police say the driver of a Nissan Rogue was trying to turn left onto Dickerson Pike when they collided with Edmondson.
This is the second fatal crash in the past week involving a school bus.
A Metro Public Schools exceptional needs bus was involved in a deadly crash on Wednesday morning.
Police believe the speed of Edmondson's car was a factor in the crash as well as the driver of the Rouge failing to yield.