THP searches for vehicle that struck MJ pedestrian

Tennessee Highway Patrol is seeking the public’s help in locating a vehicle and driver with possible connection to a hit and run crash that seriously injured a female pedestrian on Tuesday, June 2.

At approximately midnight, Monday, June 1, or the very early morning hours of Tuesday, June 2, Lisa K. Wright, 46, from Mt. Juliet, was struck on Highway 109 near Northern Road in Wilson County. Wright was transported by ambulance and then flown by LifeFlight to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.

The THP is looking for a 1998-2002, two- or four-door silver Honda Accord. Witnesses say the Honda struck the victim in the northbound lanes of Hwy. 109 then fled the scene north toward Gallatin. A piece of plastic fender bumper was recovered at the scene, and the vehicle should have significant damage to right front corner of vehicle.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Tennessee Highway Patrol at (615) 741-3181.