NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — An investigation is underway after a woman was struck and killed by a driver in Midtown Nashville Thursday night.
The crash happened around 10 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27 near the intersection of Charlotte Pike and 22nd Avenue North.
The victim was identified as 61-year-old Amelia Lamping, who was visiting Nashville from Ohio. Police said Lamping and her husband were trying to cross Charlotte Pike in the crosswalk at 22nd Avenue North when she was hit. She was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she died from her injuries.
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At around 12:45 p.m. Friday, Metro police reported officers found a silver Alfa Romeo sedan with front end damage consistent with the crash that killed Lamping. The car was found abandoned on 2nd Avenue North near Van Buren Street.
Anyone with information about the driver or incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.
No additional information was immediately released.
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