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Pedestrian killed in Whitehaven hit-and-run

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run in Whitehaven on Wednesday, and police are looking for the driver who hit him.

Memphis Police responded to a pedestrian hit and run crash call at Raines and Elvis Presley Boulevard at 5:48 p.m

The suspects vehicle was driving southbound on Elvis Presley when it struck the pedestrian.

The suspect then fled the scene.

Cadarell Weatherspoon, 49, was taken to Regional One Hospital in extremely critical condition. He did not survive his injuries, police reported.

The suspect’s vehicle is described as a light gray or silver, two-door, 1997-2001 GMC pickup.

Call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH with tips.