Pedestrian Killed in Hit & Run on Knoxville Street

KNOXVILLE, Tenn (WVLT) - Knoxville Police are searching for suspects in connection with a hit and run crash that left a pedestrian dead.

KPD Sergeant Brian Malone says the accident happened on Mayfield Avenue Thursday afternoon.

Malone says a pedestrian hit by a car was killed.

Police are not releasing any details about the victim.

Sergeant Malone says officers are looking for a red Toyota Celica with heavy front end damage in connection with the accident.

Sgt. Malone says a white man was driving the Celica.

If you have any information you're asked to call the KPD Tip Line at (865) 215-7212

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