NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – At least one person was critically injured in a hit-and-run crash that occurred overnight on Dickerson Pike.
The crash was reported around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 7, at the intersection of Dickerson Pike and Doverside Drive.
According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, a 36-year-old man riding a motorized scooter from the nearby Walmart was struck by a black Jeep Grand Cherokee while he was trying to cross Dickerson Pike at the intersection.
The man reportedly lives on Rainwood Drive, which is minutes away from the crash scene. Police said the man was taken to TriStar Skyline Medical Center in critical condition.
Authorities said the Jeep, which was traveling southbound on Dickerson Pike, fled the scene. Evidence at the scene suggests the Jeep was a mid-2000s or 2010 model.
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Officials said the person on the scooter showed no signs of impairment and was in a crosswalk at the time of the crash.
Anyone with information about the suspect vehicle is asked to call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.
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