Clarksville, TN – On Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, at approximately 8:00pm, the Clarksville Police Department responded to a traffic collision on Fort Campbell Boulevard north of the Ringgold Road intersection (not at the intersection), in which a vehicle struck a pedestrian.
A 2003 Honda Odyssey owned by 101st Airborne Cab Co. driven by James Cuthbertson of Clarksville, TN struck Clifford Dee Abernathy of Nashville, TN, who died at the scene.There was no reason to believe that the cab driver was under the influence of any intoxicant.
This release was delayed due to issues contacting Mr. Abernathy’s next of kin. There is no further information at this time.
If anyone has any additional information about Clifford Dee Abernathy, please call the primary Traffic Investigator for this incident, Officer John Reyes, at 931.614.5710.