SMYRNA, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 58-year-old man was killed Tuesday night when he was struck by a car on Sam Ridley Parkway in Smyrna.
It happened just before 7:30 p.m. in the westbound lanes.
The victim, identified as Anthony Mijares, was taken to TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
Police said their preliminary investigation shows alcohol was not a factor.
The 20-year-old driver, who was not injured, remained on the scene to speak with authorities.
The investigation continues.