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Police search for hit-and-run driver who injured pedestrian

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Posted at 5:35 PM, Apr 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-20 18:35:20-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Police investigators asked for the public's help in their efforts to identify a hit-and-run driver that critically injured a pedestrian on April 11.

It happened on the 1100 block of Bell Road. Police say 59-year-old Cyprien Munyangeyo was crossing Bell Road near his apartment complex at 9:30 p.m.when he was hit by a newer model Chrysler 300 which sustained damage to the front grill and is missing chrome trim.

Munyangeyo, who was not in a crosswalk, is in stable condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he is expected to make a full recovery.

Anyone with information about the vehicle involved and/or its driver was urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.