At approximately 7:15pm, emergency responders were dispatched to the area of 1315 Murfreesboro Road, for reports of a pedestrian that had been struck by a vehicle.
The 48-year-old Georgia man was struck in the double left turn lane by an SUV on approach for I65 North. The pedestrian was crossing from the Best Western motel to the Kentucky Fried Chicken, across the busy, multi-lane highway when he was hit. He is in guarded condition at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he is undergoing tests to determine the extent of his injuries.
Investigating officers do not anticipate any charges against the driver, who is from Antioch.