81-year-old man dies after being hit by vehicle


MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An 81-year-old man died after being hit by a vehicle in the 200 block of West Levi Road.

Police were called to the scene of the crash around 6:45 p.m. Monday night.

The man later died at a hospital.

Police also said the driver of the vehicle who hit him stayed on the scene and was issued a ticket for not having proof of insurance.

The man, who was hit was pushing a lawnmower when he was hit, was not using a crosswalk.

Police say he was wearing dark clothing and the area was not well lit.