UPDATE 2:08 p.m. (9/29/22): Metro Police have identified the pedestrian who died after a late night crash in East Nashville on Monday as 42-year-old Christopher Ray Atkinson.

No additional details have been released about the deadly incident.


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash late Monday night in East Nashville. 

The crash happened just before 11:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26 in the 700 block of Main Street. 

On Tuesday, Sept. 27, Metro Police said there will be no charges filed, according to the preliminary investigation.

The report stated a man was crossing the street when he was hit by a Hyundai Santa Fe. The man who was hit was taken to the hospital where he died.

Police said the 35-year-old driver showed no signs of impairment at the scene.

The Medical Examiner’s Office has not identified him yet.

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