Clarksville Police responded to a fatal wreck involving three vehicles that occurred on the 101st Airborne Division Parkway and Ringgold Road last night.
Police say around 5:45 p.m. a 2011 GMC Acadia driven by 41-year old Alonso Tovar, was traveling east on 101st, and attempted to make a left turn onto Ringgold Rd, but failed to yield to a westbound 1998 Honda Accord driven by 64-year old Dae Kang, a Pastor at New Eden Korean-American Presbyterian Church.
Police say as a result of Tovar’s action’s, the Honda collided into the Arcadia and then continued onward to hit a stopped Toyota 4Runner, driven by 34-year old Jacquelynn Jackson-Bunch and finally came to rest after running into a stop sign.
Dae Kang and his wife, 65-year old Tae Kang, who was a passenger in the Honda, were both transported by ambulance to Gateway Medical Center, where Tae Kang passed away shortly after the crash, while her husband was treated and released from the hospital this morning.
Police say the cause of death is still under investigation and that alcohol did not appear to be a factor in the wreck, but charges are pending.