Pedestrians hit near Ruby Falls

UPDATE: Hamilton County Deputies responded to a crash on Cummings Highway involving 3 vehicles and 2 pedestrians Friday evening.

Officials say a Chevrolet pickup truck tried to pass a U-Haul box truck while driving up the mountain.

The pickup truck instead hit two vehicles parked on the right side of the road.

The two drivers of the parked vehicles were hit while they tried to fix a flat tire.

They were taken to the hospital with leg injuries.
 
Officials say they’re continuing to investigate.

If you have information about this wreck, please call the HCSO Traffic Division at 423-293-3503, extension 237.

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Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Police and EMS workers on the scene of a pedestrian struck on Scenic Highway near Ruby Falls.

Traffic was blocked for a time, and then officials opened up one lane.

We have a reporter on scene and will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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