Pedestrian dies after being hit by car near Central Library

Pedestrian hit on Poplar.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police confirmed the pedestrian who was critically injured after being hit by a car near the Central Library has died.

The 58-year-old man was hit by a car in the 3000 block of Poplar Wednesday evening.

Police responded to the scene around 6:30 p.m.

The male victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

The driver stayed on the scene.

No charges have been filed against the driver.