One killed in hit-and-run crash on I-40, MPD says

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person is dead after a car accident in Memphis, police say.

Around 2 a.m., officers responded to a hit-and-run crash at I-40 and Whitten Road.

Police said a black Dodge Charger hit another vehicle, causing it to run off the road.

The driver of the Dodge fled the scene.

The other driver was pronounced dead.

Call Crimestoppers at 901-528-CASH with tips.