Pedestrian hit, killed on I-40 in Hickman County

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Posted at 8:46 AM, Oct 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-07 09:46:10-04

CENTERVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A deadly crash involving a pedestrian has blocked the right lane of Interstate 40 East in Hickman County.

The incident happened shortly before 5 a.m. Monday at mile marker 156. The Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed one person was struck and killed.

The circumstances surrounding the crash were unknown.

The right lane of I-40 eastbound is expected to remain closed until at least 10 a.m. The investigation remains ongoing.