Local

Pedestrian in wheelchair killed in traffic

Pedestrian in wheelchair killed in traffic

Photo: Clarksville Now

A fatal crash team with the Clarksville Police Department is investigating a crash that killed a pedestrian in a wheelchair Wednesday night.

According to Police Sgt. Charles Gill, the crash occurred on New Providence Boulevard near Peachers Mill Road, in front of Elite Motors at 8:57 pm.

A 2003 Nissan Maxima, driven by Nathaniel Crespo, 25, was southbound when the crash occurred. Crespo struck Ellen Hapiuk, 47, whose wheelchair was in the road at the time.

The incident is still under investigation, and police say Crespo is cooperating with investigators. No further information is available at this time.

Recent Headlines

WordPress-FeatureImage-LODGE-SHOOTING-2

yesterday in News

Top 5 stories in Clarksville in February

See which local stories had the most impact over the past month.

rain-fog-weather

yesterday in News

Highs near 60, then snow in the forecast this week

Temps will spike and then drop again.

Rene Gonzalez-Fraud, TennCare Health Program, Theft of Service-$5,000 Bond

yesterday in Crime, News

Ky. man arrested on TennCare fraud charges

44-year-old Rene Gonzalez of Elkton, Kentucky, is charged with five counts of TennCare fraud.