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One Dead, One Injured in Passmore Lane Wreck

By WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
By news@wbbjtv.com

JACKSON, Tenn. - Jackson Police are investigating a wreck that sent two drivers to the hospital Sunday afternoon.

It happened around 2 p.m. on the Passmore Lane bridge over the Highway 45 Bypass.

According to police, a female driver in a Chevrolet Impala had a medical condition, causing her to cross the center lane, and hit a Toyota Tacoma head on.

Investigators said the female driver was transported to the Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, where she died shortly after 4 p.m.

Police said they are not sure if she died from injuries in the wreck, or her medical condition.

The driver of the Tacoma was transported to the hospital by private vehicle.

Family members said he suffered a concussion, but is doing OK.