Clarksville, TN – On April 4th, 2014 at 9:53pm, Clarksville Police Officer Larry Harris responded to a crash at Tiny Town Road and Twelve Oaks Boulevard that involved a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle.
The Pedestrian is identified as Dashawna Saunders. She is an 18 year old Clarksville Resident.
Witnesses stated Dashawna Saunders walked into traffic from the south side of Tiny Town Road towards the north side of the roadway.Ms. Saunders was struck by an unknown vehicle resulting in injuries to Ms. Saunders and front-end damage to the unknown vehicle.
The driver of the unknown vehicle fled the scene without providing required driver, vehicle, or insurance information.
A non-contact vehicle was just behind the unknown vehicle and was changing lanes to the right. The non-contact vehicle also left the scene.
Ms. Saunders was flown by LifeFlight to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She is currently in stable condition and is expected to recover from the injuries she sustained from this incident.
The Clarksville Police Department is still searching for the vehicle that struck Ms. Saunders.