Man fighting for life after unknown accident - WKRN News 2

Man fighting for life after unknown accident

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A man was seriously injured in an accident in west Nashville Wednesday night.  The circumstances surrounding that accident are under investigation.

Officers responded to what was dispatched as a pedestrian being struck by a car on Wedgewood Avenue near Waverly Avenue just before 10 p.m.

The 63-year-old victim was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with injuries not consistent with being struck by a vehicle, according to doctors.

Police also reported there was so evidence of a vehicular accident at the scene.

Detectives are investigating whether the man's injuries occurred due to an assault resulting in a medical episode, or if it was a medical episode that caused him to fall.

The victim's name was not released.

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