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.