POLICE: Man dies after being injured in hit-and-run accident near airport

Memphis, Tenn. — A man has been rushed to the hospital after a hit-and-run accident near the Memphis International Airport.

Police say a man was struck by a car in the 2900 block of Winchester.

Police responded to the scene just before 8:30 p.m. Saturday night.

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

Police say the driver responsible left the scene, driving eastbound on Winchester, in a black Dodge Charger.

On Sunday, police identified the victim as Marion Hunter, 47. He did not survive his injuries.