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June 3, 2014

Police ID victims in Fort Campbell Boulevard crash

Clarksville Police have identified the victims in yesterday’s crash on Fort Campbell Boulevard.

Individuals involved in the collision are:

In the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu:

  • Driver: Nikita R. Jones, a 28-year-old Clarksville resident, transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center in stable condition.
  • Passenger: Juvenile, transported to Gateway Medical Center in stable condition.
  • Passenger: Juvenile,transported to Gateway Medical Center in  stable condition.

In the 1995 Pontiac Firebird Firehawk Trans:

  • Driver: Jessica L Estep, 21-year-old Clarksville resident, transported to Gateway Medical Center in stable condition.
  • Passenger: John Steven Epley Jr., 27-year -old Clarksville resident, transported to Gateway Medical Center in stable condition.

In the 2011 Honda CRV:

  • Driver: Brittany M Cherry, 20-year-old Clarksville resident, not transported to a medical facility.

Officer L Harris (1306) responded to a crash at US-41 (Fort Campbell Boulevard) and Park Lane.

A green 1995 Pontiac Firebird Firehawk Trans (not a green Chevrolet Camaro), driven by Jessica L. Estep, was traveling southbound in the continuous left turn lane on US 41, when it merged into the left northbound travel lane.

Brittany M. Cherry, the driver of the 2011 Honda CRV, attempted to avoid a collision with the Firebird, and swerved into the continuous left travel lane. The Firebird sideswiped the CRV, resulting in damage to both vehicles. The CRV came to rest in the continuous left turn lane.

The Firebird continued south in the left northbound travel lane and struck a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by Nikita R.  Jones, head on, resulting in both vehicles being damaged.

Estep had bruising and injuries consistent with striking the Firebird’s steering wheel. Estep voluntarily gave blood to be tested for drugs and alcohol; results are pending. Charges against Estep are pending. There is no further information at this time.



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