Here is a peek at our Friday morning headlines

Happy Friday!!

Memphis police need your help to find a missing man. The last place he was seen and the two reasons his family is concerned for his health this morning.

An 18 wheeler flipped over and caught fire in North Mississippi overnight .  Hear from a man that pulled the driver from the tractor trailer while it was on fire.

Business owners are calling for change this morning after a man was killed in a hit-and-run in Midtown Memphis near Overton Square. We'll tell you the specifics they want implemented.

A University of Memphis associate professor was pulled out of class and arrested just before it ended. Police said Cedar Nordbye had an active arrest warrant. We'll explain the charges this morning.
We are getting our first look at what a new oyster house coming to Midtown will look like. The Indian Pass Raw Bar is planning to open in the former Chiwawa restaurant on Madison Avenue.

A scam alert for the Germantown area. Germantown police once again warning civilians about a phone scam going around. The caller says they are from the Germantown Junior Police Academy and attempts to solicit money. Don't believe it! We'll explain why this morning.

Another warm day, rain chances later tonight, cooler this weekend. Details on the day and the weekend on WMC Action News 5 with weather and traffic no more than 7 mins away all morning long.

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Man found hanging naked, upside down from Mississippi tree 

Witnesses to fatal hit-and-run: 'To be treated like an animal, like a dog, is horrible' 

Join us on this Friday morning and we'll get you ready for the weekend! We are live from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5.

Andrew Douglas