Clarksville, TN – This morning, September 3rd, 2019, a pedestrian fatality crash that occurred around 10:42am that Clarksville Police are investigating at the intersection of Riverside Drive and College Street that.
A Clarksville Street Department employee in his 30s was working at the corner of Riverside Drive and College Street when he was struck by a tractor-trailer turning from Riverside Drive onto College Street. The city employee died at the scene.
The tractor-trailer driver did not stop, and Clarksville Police are following leads to locate the driver and vehicle.
Police are asking anyone with information on the crash or who may have information about who witnessed the crash to contact CPD Officer Larry Harris, 931.648.0656, ext. 5251, Tipsline 931.645.8477, or go online and submit a tip anonymously at www.P3tips.com/591
“It’s a sad day for us at the City of Clarksville,” Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts said. “We lost a valued member of our employee family, and someone lost a husband, a son and a father. We all are full of grief today.”