BRISTOL — Police were looking for the driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a pedestrian hospitalized on Tuesday.
About 5:15 p.m., police were called to the 300 block of Old Thomas Bridge Road, where a pedestrian had been struck in the eastbound lane. Witnesses told police a westbound vehicle crossed the center line and struck the pedestrian.
The pedestrian suffered serious injuries and was flown to Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, by a medical helicopter.
Police said the investigation was ongoing, and no names had been released.
Police asked anyone with information about the incident to call 423-989-5600, 423-764-TIPS (8477) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.