WVLT reporting the Tennessee Highway Patrol says the girl was hit about 7 p.m. last (Wednesday) night on Edgemoor Road by a Ford F-150. Three people were standing in the turn lane, and one walked into traffic and was hit by the truck. The driver and passenger of the truck immediately went to check on the girl who was hit.
LifeStar transported the girl to UT Medical Center in serious condition.
Officials say the investigation is ongoing but the driver is not expected to be charged.