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Martin Ray Jackson

Martin Ray's Story

 

DOD: April 24, 2017

From a metro press release, the pedestrian struck and killed April 24, 2017 by a hit and run driver on Murfreesboro Pike near Bowwood Court is identified as Martin Ray Jackson, 58.  Jackson, who was homeless and lived in a nearby camp, was crossing Murfreesboro Pike at 11:30 p.m. when he was struck by a southbound vehicle, possibly a Honda.  Jackson was not in a crosswalk.  He died at the scene.  Witnesses reported that Jackson had been drinking prior to the crash.  Anyone with information about the vehicle and/or its driver is urged to contact the Emergency Communications Center at 862-8600, Hit & Run investigators at 862-7713 or Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

 

How he Was Lost

Martin Ray Jackson was killed April 24, 2017 by a hit and run driver on Murfreesboro Pike near Bowwood Court.  He was 58 years old.   Jackson, who was homeless and lived in a nearby camp, was crossing Murfreesboro Pike at 11:30 p.m. when he was struck by a southbound vehicle, possibly a Honda. 


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