Pedestrian seriously injured after being hit by car on Lafayette Street

(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – One person was seriously injured when they were hit by a vehicle just south of downtown Nashville early Saturday morning.

It happened on Lafayette Street near Interstate 40 around 4:30 a.m.

The victim was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with serious injuries but is expected to survive.

No additional information was released.