Pedestrian killed in intentional hit-and-run in East Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A pedestrian was killed in what Metro police described as an intentional hit-and-run crash in East Nashville Sunday.

The incident happened on Meridian Street at Edwin Drive around 6 p.m.

Metro police said the driver fled the scene after striking the pedestrian and described the hit-and-run crash as intentional.

Police are still investigating and have not released the name of the victim or a suspect description.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.