NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Investigators are working to identify a driver who hit and killed a man crossing the street in Hermitage last month.
Roy Allen Pierce, 59, was hit around 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7 on Central Pike near Old Hickory Boulevard, authorities said.
Metro police reported Pierce was standing in the turn lane on Central Pike when he was struck by a westbound SUV. The vehicle was seen on surveillance video striking him and then entering the Mapco parking lot in the 5700 block of Old Hickory Boulevard. The SUV then turned left out of the parking lot toward Interstate 40.
Pierce was taken to TriStar Skyline Medical Center where he died, according to officials.
Anyone with information about the vehicle and or its driver is asked to contact MNPD’s hit-and-run investigators at 615-862-7738 or Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.