One person was killed and another two were injured in a single-vehicle wreck in Cheatham County, Tennessee early Saturday morning and alcohol is suspected as a factor.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol says 25-year old Joshua Jarrett of Charlotte, Tennessee was westbound on State Route 49 just before 3 a.m., when he ran off the road near the intersection with State Highway 250. His vehicle struck two mailboxes and then hit a tree.
A passenger, 21-year old Terrisa Mayfield of Charlotte, was killed in the crash. Jarrett and another passenger, 21-year old Joseph Hawks of Charlotte, were both injured and taken to an area hospital.
Police believe all three individuals had been drinking and charges are pending. Everyone involved was wearing a seat belt.