Pedestrian critically injured on Bell Road

Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 3:31am
Staff reports

Police closed a section of Bell Road between Lincoya Bay Drive and Elm Hill Pike for several hours Monday night while they investigated a hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian.

A 22-year-old woman was hit around 7:45 p.m. as she walked along a section of Bell Road near Stewarts Ferry Pike and Interstate 40.

The woman was taken to Summit Medical Center and then transferred to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Police said she was critically injured.

The vehicle suspected in the crash is described as a white work truck with high sides and possibly tool boxes.

If you have seen this vehicle or have information about this incident, call 862-8600.