NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A man has died following a hit-and-run crash in Nashville Thursday afternoon.

It happened just before 2:30 p.m. on McGavock Pike near Brownwood Drive.

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Once at the scene, medics came upon a victim lying on the side of the road.

A witness reported seeing a white Nissan Altima, possibly a 2014-18 model, driving away at a high rate of speed around the time the crash likely happened.

The victim was a 57-year-old man carrying an Italian passport. Authorities are working to notify his next of kin before releasing his identity.

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Anyone with information about this crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (615) 74-CRIME.