Averitt Express Driver Dies In Apparent Accident In Truck Lot

Nashville, TennesseeWSMV.com is reporting police have confirmed that a truck driver has died in a south Nashville parking lot and it appears to have been accidental. James H. Moore, 69, was from Kenton, TN, was found pinned between two tractor-trailers in the Averitt Express truck lot off Thompson Lane around 4:40 a.m. Wednesday morning.

According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, Moore did not have the parking brake enabled on his semi, and it rolled forward, pinning him between the passenger side of his truck and the side of the truck parked next to him.

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That is all the information we have at this time. We will continue to follow this story as new information becomes available.

Photo courtesy of WSMV/Kara Appel.

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