Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Memphis police officers are searching for the driver who is responsible for a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian early Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. at East Shelby Drive and Mendenhall Road.

Police said a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle.

A witness at the scene said he saw a body lying in the street, according to the police report. While on the phone with police, the witness said he saw another vehicle run over the body and continue driving.

Police said the pedestrian was pronounced dead on the scene.

This investigation is ongoing.

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