MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man is behind bars accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian Wednesday night.
Memphis Police Department said Taurus Cooper was driving under the influence when he crashed into a man standing at the corner of Breedlove Street and Vollintine Avenue.
The victim was taken to Regional Medical Center where he later died.
Cooper, who was also driving with a suspended license, did not stop to help the man he'd hit, according to investigators.
Cooper is due in court Friday.