Lawrence County authorties are investigating a fatal hit and run that occured on Tuesday.


According to reports a pedestrian was killed on Tuesday morning sometime between 7:00 a.m. till 7:30 a.m. after being ran over by a vehicle.

The tragic accident occurred on Railroad Bed Pike in Summertown with the Tennessee Highway Patrol reporting that the vehicle involved is belived to be a Ford Taurus between a 2013-2017 model with damage to the right headlight as well as possible damage to the right front fender and the hood area.

If anyone has information regarding this accident they are asked to contact the THP or the Lawrence County Sheriffs Department.