Intoxicated Pedestrian Hit, Seriously Injured

Posted at 2:29 PM, Jan 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-31 15:29:55-05

A woman has been listed in serious condition after being hit by a car in Nashville.

Authorities with the Metro Nashville Police Department said the incident happened sometime after 3 a.m. Sunday on Brick Church Pike near Trinity Lane, close to Interstate 65.

According to reports, the woman was intoxicated at a local gas station. She was asked to leave, which was when she allegedly walked out into the street.

Officials said she was hit by a driver going east on Trinity Lane.

The woman, whose identity has not been released, was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries where she was listed in serious condition.

Authorities said the driver was being cooperative, and it was unknown if there would be any charges.

The investigation was ongoing.