Car Crash - Generic

NOLENSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A teenager was killed in a crash on Rocky Fork Road east of Nolensville Elementary School, according to law enforcement.

A 14-year-old from La Vergne died in the wreck. The Tennessee Highway Patrol said the car crashed into a road sign then hit a tree. The teen, who was not identified, was in the back seat with a seat belt on.

The driver of the car was injured and taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

The accident occurred before 2 p.m. and affected dismissal at the school. Some buses may have had to take a detour around the wreck site.

Nolensville Police said the road, a connector between Nolensville and Smyrna, was reopened just before 5 p.m.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. 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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