Pedestrian struck by tractor trailer on I-40 near downtown - WSMV Channel 4

Pedestrian struck by tractor trailer on I-40 near downtown

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Metro police say a 25-year-old pedestrian was struck by a tractor trailer Wednesday afternoon along eastbound Interstate 40 near downtown Nashville.

The incident was reported about 1:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes near the exit for Interstate 65 south.

The man, who was carrying Kentucky identification, was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical condition.

Investigators believe the man could be homeless, as he was carrying a backpack full of clothing.

No other information has been released.

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