Crimetracker: KPD: Woman severely hurt in hit and run

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knoxville Police say a woman was severely hurt after a car hit her and drove off early Sunday morning.

It happened in the Old City outside of Southbound bar. Police say Heather House was crossing Central Avenue in a crosswalk, when Dalton Powell hit her and drove off.

House was taken to UT Medical Center, and police arrested Powell a short time later.

He was booked into jail and charged with leaving the scene of an accident, vehicular assault, not submitting to a blood test, no proof of insurance, and driving on a suspended license.

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