2 pedestrians injured after being struck by vehicle

Crash kills 2, injures 1 in Bedford County (Image 1)

A man and women walking along a Cookeville roadway were injured after they were struck by a vehicle Sunday night.

The accident occurred around 8:45 p.m. on Buffalo Valley Drive, near Ridgedale Drive.

Police said Austin Miller was driving a 1998 Dodge Ram west on the roadway when he approached six pedestrians, two of which were struck by the truck.

Anthony Guffy and Sharon Murray were both injured in the incident.

Guffy was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Murray was taken to Cookeville Regional Center.

Guffy was last listed in critical condition, while Murray remains in stable condition.

Police said there were no signs of alcohol use at the scene of the accident. Miller was not injured in the crash.

The incident remains under investigation.

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