NASHVILLE, TN. (THECOUNT) — George Lewis-Goodloe has been identified as the Nashville man killed in a motorcycle accident Sunday morning on Interstate 24.

Goodloe, 25, died after the motorcycle he was operating crashed around 4:15 a.m. near exit 52 at the I-24/I-440 split in South Nashville on Sunday.


Goodloe was traveling on a Honda motorcycle on I-24 when, according to a witness, he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway and struck a rock wall.

A portion of Interstate 24 East was shut down early Sunday morning after the deadly motorcycle crash, reports WKRN.

Goodloe was transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center where he died of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

Police said there was no evidence of drug or alcohol use at the scene.

According to social media, Goodloe was a E-4/Specialist at Army National Guard.

Family members and friends took to Facebook to remember the beloved man:

Geo quick facts: Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and home to Vanderbilt University. Legendary country music venues include the Grand Ole Opry House, home of the famous “Grand Ole Opry” stage and radio show. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and historic Ryman Auditorium are Downtown, as is the District, featuring honky-tonks with live music and the Johnny Cash Museum, celebrating the singer’s life – wikipedia.