Elderly man hit by car near active shooting scene - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Elderly man hit by car dies

(WMC-TV) - The elderly man hit by a car while crossing traffic just minutes after an officer-involved shooting has died.

An Action News 5 crew was on the scene Tuesday night at the time and witnessed the incident.

Police said these types of accidents are unfortunate reminders of why people should not hang out at crime scenes.

The 93-year-old man was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No charges have been filed in the accident.

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