Passenger dies in cab crash, cab driver pleads guilty to driving drunk

NASHVILLE (AP) A passenger in a cab crash died after the driver had his head smashed against the back of the vehicle.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says it received a call from a passenger in the cab of a taxi at about 8:45 p.m.

Sunday about a collision.

The driver of the cab told troopers the passenger was going too fast, so the driver hit him, Lt.

Brian Dorsett said.

Dorsett says the driver of another vehicle struck the passenger in his cab.

The passenger died at the scene.

No one else was hurt.