A Hohenwald man tragically died in early Tuesday morning crash in Leoma.


According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol 33 year old, Johnathan Bates, of Hohenwald, Tennessee was killed Tuesday morning around 1:00 a.m. after he was involved in a single-vehicle crash.

Reports indicate that Bates was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed Southbound on Highway 43 in Leoma when his truck crossed over multiple lanes before crashing into a utility pole.

The vehicle then became engulfed in flames where Bates tragically perished in the accident.