Bowen said it was determined the Pathfinder, driving westbound on Meadowlane Drive, turned into the path of the motorcycle. Gilliams motorcycle struck the front of the vehicle and he was thrown from the motorcycle, which landed atop the SUV.
Gilliam was transported to University Medical Center by a Wilson County Emergency Management Agency ambulance where he was then to be taken by LifeFlight to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was pronounced deceased at UMC.
Officers from Lebanon Police Department are investigating to determine if speed was a factor in the crash. Officer Steve Green of the LPDs Crash Reconstruction Team is handling the investigation.
This story was reported first byThe Postonline, Wednesday, April 4.
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