The pedestrian killed in a crash on Murfreesboro Pike this morning has been identified as Martin Holt, 58. Holt was struck by a Pontiac Vibe at 6 a.m. while he began crossing the road after leaving the 7-Eleven store.
The driver of the Pontiac reported she did not see Holt until just before the impact. She sustained minor injuries.
Holt was about 250 feet from the crosswalk at McGavock Pike when he was hit. He was pronounced dead at the scen
The crash happened prior to sunrise and that area of Murfreesboro Pike does not have street lighting. There were no signs of impairment from either individual at the scene. Investigators will determine if speed was a factor.