scooter accident

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A male victim was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center Thursday night with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a car.

The victim was identified as 26-year-old Brady Gaulke. Gaulke is being treated at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Police say the crash happened around 10:15 p.m. at the intersection of Demonbreun Street and 14th Avenue South. The victim was operating a scooter, according to police. The driver of the Nissan Pathfinder that struck Gaulke was not injured.

Preliminary investigation showed improper turning on the part of Gaulke. A bicycle lane was reportedly present on Demonbreun Street. Charges are not expected against the driver of the Nissan Pathfinder.

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