Pedestrian Struck, Critically Injured By Vehicle On Dover Road

Posted at 2:50 PM, Aug 23, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-08 04:39:09-04

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – A man was listed in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the road.

Authorities said the incident happened around 10:15 p.m. Saturday on Dover Road near Walker Circle.

Officials confirmed a vehicle, driven by 27-year-old Eugene Neely, Jr. struck a pedestrian, identified as 19-year-old John Herdman, while he was in the roadway.

Herdman was taken to Skyline Medical Center for critical injuries.

According to authorities, Neely was not injured in the incident.

No charges have been filed, but officials said the investigation was ongoing.

Anyone with additional information has been asked to contact Traffic Investigator Bill Van Beber at 931-648-0656, ext. 5486 or call the Crime Stoppers TIPS HOTLINE at 931-645-TIPS (931-645-8477).