Car Crash - Generic

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A Nashville teen has died after crashing his car at the Interstate 24 West/Interstate 40 East interchange Friday night.

Police said 19-year-old D'Airrius Gilmore was driving a 2013 Chrysler 200 west on I-24 when he crossed into the center median at 8:30 p.m. and hit a light pole. 

Gilmore died at the scene, according to police. 

A witness told police Gilmore was driving at a high rate of speed prior to the crash. 

There was no evidence of drug or alcohol involvement at the scene. Police said Gilmore was wearing a seat belt. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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