Inmate dead, deputy hurt after shooting at Vanderbilt’s 100 Oaks campus

Photo: WKRN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A Robertson County inmate is dead and a deputy is hurt after a shooting at Vanderbilt’s 100 Oaks campus Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities told News 2 the inmate was being transported to the Thompson Lane campus for a medical appointment when he somehow attacked the Robertson County deputy. The deputy fired, striking the inmate.

Photo: WKRN

The deputy was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment. An update on the officer’s condition was not released.

A video sent to News 2 from a viewer showed dozens of police cars escorting the ambulance to the hospital.

The inmate’s identity has not yet been released.

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