Man hit by car in east Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man is recovering after he was hit by a car in east Nashville.

The wreck happened early Thursday morning just before 12:30 a.m. at the intersection of Gallatin Pike and East Trinity Lane.

According to Metro police, the man was crossing the street but he was not in a crosswalk.

The driver that hit the man stopped at the scene.

The victim was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.