Man hit by car while crossing Dixie Highway

Man hit by car while crossing Dixie Highway

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A pedestrian was critically injured after he was hit by a vehicle in south Louisville.

Louisville Metro police said a man was crossing in the 5100 block of Dixie Highway, near the intersection of Bonnyville Boulevard, when he was hit by a woman who was driving a Crown Victoria northbound on Dixie Highway at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.

The driver of the vehicle stopped and called police.  The victim was taken to University of Louisville Hospital.

The LMPD Traffic Unit is investigating the cause of the crash, but police said no charges are expected to be filed.

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