According to CPD, the individual struck by a car on Providence Boulevard has passed away from his wounds.
Call FACT Investigator Burton at 931-648-0656, ext. 5665, if you have any additional information or video. The road is now open again, and traffic is back to usual.
Update, 6:55 p.m.: While moving slowly, traffic is going through the area.
Update, 6:05 p.m.: Past Dover Crossing, southbound traffic is backed up. Beyond Riverside Drive and Kraft Street intersection, there is a backup in northbound traffic.
On Friday night, a car struck a pedestrian on Providence Boulevard. According to Clarksville Police spokesman Scott Beaubien, the collision happened at 5:10 p.m. on Providence near D Street. Providence’s southbound lanes were blocked, and traffic was being rerouted onto Oak Street.
The status of the pedestrian who was taken to Tennova Healthcare-Clarksville has not been made public. Until the road can be cleaned, drivers are encouraged to take an alternate route.