Pedestrian critically injured in hit-and-run crash along Nolensville Pike


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A pedestrian was critically injured in a hit-and-run crash in South Nashville late Sunday night.

The crash happened on Nolensville Pike at Elysian Fields Road around 11:10 p.m.

Metro police reported arriving officers found a 48-year-old man lying in the middle of the street with critical injuries.

Investigators said a witness said the man was attempting to cross Nolensville Road when he was hit by a full-sized, white van that was traveling outbound.

The van fled the scene after the crash and the victim was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, according to Metro police.

The investigation is ongoing and no additional information was immediately released.

Anyone with information on this crime or other crimes can call Nashville Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME or you can submit a tip online by clicking here. You may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000.

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