Landscaping truck driver on drugs at time of crash that killed three | News

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – Metro police arrested and charged the driver of a landscaping truck after three of his employees were killed in an accident on March 11.

I-40 East crashed three dead

In a fatal crash, several lanes on Interstate 40 East just after Charlotte Pike in West Nashville were closed on Thursday evening.

Guillermo Montalvo-Lopez is charged with three cases of vehicle homicide by poisoning, possession of crime and driving without a license.

Blood was drawn the night of the crash and police say Lopez had methamphetamine, oxycodone, ketamine and ephedrine on his system. The police also found a folded dollar bill with a powdery substance on it.

Montalvo-Lopez was released from Vanderbilt on Friday and is currently in Metro Prison with a $ 81,000 bond. is on the go with you now! Get the latest news updates and videos, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigation reports, sports headlines and more from News4 Nashville.

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