Pedestrian dead after being hit by MPD car

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 13, 2022 10:12 AM CT | Published: May 13, 2022 10:12 AM CT

MPD said the officer was unable to avoid striking the pedestrian, who was pronounced dead on the scene.


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Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers criminal justice for The Daily Memphian. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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