Car Crash - Generic

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A man has died after crashing his motorcycle Wednesday afternoon in Nashville.

Police say 30-year-old Eric Pullens was riding his Honda motorcycle in the 800 block of Cowan Street traveling East. When he entered a curve in the roadway, he crossed over the double yellow lines to pass an eastbound vehicle. 

Pullens was traveling at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed at 12:45 p.m. He was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he died from his injuries. 

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

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