William Swayze Killed in Semi-Truck Accident on Nashville Rd in Franklin, KY

January 19, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
William Swayze
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Simpson County Sheriff's Office
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Semi-Truck
Nashville Rd
Direction Traveled
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Vehicle was rear-ended by a semi-truck

What Happened

Simpson County Sheriff's Office authorities released the name of the driver killed in Franklin, KY on January 19th, 2019. William Swayze was killed when his vehicle rear-ended a semi-truck on Nashville Rd. He was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the semi-truck, 34-year-old Burt Reynolds, was not injured.

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