Initially, WREG received a police report that stated there were no injuries reported from the accident. This story has since been updated to reflect what happened at the scene.


MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person is dead after a one-vehicle crash Tuesday morning on South Perkins Road.

Memphis Police say at 3:15 a.m., officers responded to the 3800 Block of South Perkins Road regarding an accident where a car struck the median. The coroner also made the scene of the crash.

Memphis Police found one male on the scene. He was pronounced dead.

MPD says this is an ongoing investigation.