Driver arrested in fatal crash involving dune buggy, victim identified
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department says a 29-year-old man is in custody after crashing into a man driving a type of dune buggy Monday night, according to an affidavit.
Memphis police arrested Jeremy Gray who is now charged with driving while license suspended, revoked or canceled and failure to yield right of way.
Officers responded to the scene of the crash around 8:45 p.m. at Lamar Avenue and Huguenot Street involving Gray and the driver of a Joyner Sand Viper.
The affidavit says the impact of the crash killed 59-year-old Carnell Jackson, who died at the scene.
Gray reportedly told officers he didn’t see Jackson when he made the turn onto Hugenot.
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