Clarksville Police Department (CPD)
Clarksville, TN – On Saturday, February 16th, 2019 around 3:30pm, Clarksville Police report a Mercury, driven by Donta Peterson, age 32, was traveling south on College Street and, for an unknown reason, crossed the northbound lanes of College Street crashing into the unoccupied building at 1320 College Street.
The driver was transported by ambulance to Tennova Healthcare – Clarksville and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The driver was unrestrained at the time of the crash.
This is the first fatality crash in the City of Clarksville for 2019. The lead investigator is Officer Szczerbiak.