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NASHVILLE (WSMV) - According to police, a man was struck by a vehicle after crashing his car early on Sunday morning.

Around 1 a.m. on Sunday, police responded to a single vehicle crash where the driver had driven into the center median wall on I-24 West at mile marker 49 and was then struck by another vehicle.

The driver has been identified as 35-year-old Henry Aguilar.

Aguilar was driving his 2014 Toyota Corolla when he drove onto the shoulder and struck the outside concrete barrier. 

Aguilar was not wearing his seatbelt when he crossed back over all four westbound lanes of travel and collided with the guardrail. He was ejected from his vehicle.

When ejected, he was struck by a 2013 BMW X5 driven by Deniis Lynch, 37, of Omaha, Nebraska. 

Aguilar was transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

 

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Blake was born and raised in Central Ohio where he began working in TV broadcast in 2011 before moving into morning radio. Blake joined the WSMV team in October 2019. Any news stories and ideas can be sent directly to blake.summers@wsmv.com

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