Woman dies after being hit by car on Bell Road in Antioch

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A woman died of injuries after being hit by a car Wednesday night in Antioch.

It happened on Bell Road near the Home Depot, not too far from Interstate 24, just before 9 p.m.

Metro police said the driver, a 72-year-old man, was headed west in a 2007 Toyota Camry when he hit 29-year-old Skylar Villarreal. She was wearing dark clothes and was not in a crosswalk.

Villarreal was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she died.

The driver and passenger of the car, who were not injured, stayed on the scene and cooperated with the police investigation. No charges have been filed at this time.

There was no evidence of drug or alcohol involvement.