Pedestrian killed Wednesday night on MLK Parkway in Clarksville

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According to a release, a 52-year-old woman was driving a Hyundai Sonata west on the road when a 35-year-old man wearing dark clothing was walking south across the westbound lanes of MLK Parkway near Economy Drive.  

Officers said the man crossed in front of the Hyundai and got hit, left the ground and crashed into the windshield and over the hood before coming down on the roadway.  

Authorities say the pedestrian crossed into the path of the Hyundai and was hit, left the ground crashing into the windshield, over the hood, then came to a rest on the road. He died at the scene.


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