Hit-and-run driver captured on gas station surveillance
Hit-and-run driver Tina Wilson was seen talking to this man at an Antioch gas station. The THP wants to speak to him.
Clifton Braunwalder, 13, was struck and killed on I-24 in Smyrna while changing his mother's flat tire.
Tina Wilson, 33, faces charges of vehicular homicide and aggravated vehicular assault.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -
The Tennessee Highway Patrol wants to speak with a man seen talking to a hit-and-run driver at an Antioch gas station just minutes after a 13-year-old boy was struck and killed.
Tina Wilson, 33, was traveling on Interstate 24 in Smyrna last Thursday when investigators say she hit Clifton Braunwalder. Clifton was helping his mother change a flat tire and was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.
Wilson fled following the collision and was later captured on surveillance video at the Exxon gas station on Crossings Place off Hickory Hollow Parkway. She and her passenger, Jennifer Hernandez, were seen talking to an unidentified male.
THP Sgt. Bill Miller told News 2 they want to ask the man about the conversation he had with Wilson and Hernandez.
Miller said the man is not a suspect or even a person of interest they just want to talk to him for more insight as their investigation progresses.
When she allegedly hit the teen, Wilson was on her way to take Hernandez to AMC of Nashville, an addiction medicine care clinic on Metroplex Drive.
Wilson, of Murfreesboro, remains behind bars on charges vehicular homicide and aggravated vehicular assault for also hitting Clifton's mom.
Anyone with information on the identity of the man at the gas station should call the THP at 615-517-9096.
Thursday, August 28 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:28:07 GMT
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