THP identifies man killed in early morning crash in Hardin County

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. — One person is dead after a one-vehicle crash in which the driver and passenger were both ejected.

Robert Salgado, 33, was killed in the crash that occurred just before 2:30 a.m. Thursday on Highway 203 near Savannah, according to a crash report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

Salgado and his passenger were both ejected when the Mitsubishi convertible he was driving left the roadway and hit a ditch, causing it to overturn.

The passenger was injured in the crash, according to the report. There was no word on the extent of her injuries.

Neither was wearing a seat belt, according to the report.

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