Pedestrian struck by car after darting in front of it overnight

The victim is being treated for life-threatening injuries
Posted at 7:52 AM, Oct 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-05 08:52:26-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A victim was taken to the hospital after darting in front of a car and being struck late Friday night.

The incident was called in just after 10:30 p.m.

According to Metro police, a man ran out in front of a car as it was traveling on Lafayette Street. He was hit, and has been taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police believe the victim to have possibly been intoxicated.

The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with the investigation.

This story will be updated if more details are made available.