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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend.  A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night.  Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area.  Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro.  Breezy NW winds will add to the chill.  Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. 


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22-year-old Charlotte Man Dead After Being Hit Head-on in Car by Speeding Truck

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CHARLOTTE, Tenn. -- A 22-year-old man is dead after another man hits him in his car head-on with his truck in Charlotte.

The 8 p.m. accident in Dickson County occurred at Hwy. 49 at Antioch Road. The Tennessee Highway Patrol responded and identify 22-year-old Jacob Akers as the victim who died.

The driver of the other car, 34-year-old Johnny Dye, of Charlotte, went to the hospital with unknown injuries. After hitting Akers' car, Dye hit a tree.

THP's preliminary report says the car driven by Dye was speeding and crossed over the center line. The investigation is ongoing.

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