Man killed after being hit by truck while crossing street, MPD says

A man is dead after being hit by a truck overnight in South Memphis, police say.

(C) Provided by WHBQ Memphis The man was rushed to Regional One, but did not survive his injuries.

Officers responded to the crash near the 3200 block of S. Third St. around 9:20 p.m. Police say the man was crossing the street outside of a crosswalk when he was hit by the truck.

At 9:20 pm, officers were on the scene of a pedestrian crash near 3215 S.

Third. The pedestrian crossed the road outside of the crosswalk and was struck by a truck. He was xported critical to ROH but did not survive his injuries.

The driver of the truck stayed on the scene.

— Memphis Police Dept (@MEM_PoliceDept) June 9, 2021

The man was taken to Regional One in critical condition but did not survive his injuries.

Police say the driver of the truck stayed at the scene.

No further information was released.

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