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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend.  A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night.  Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area.  Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro.  Breezy NW winds will add to the chill.  Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. 


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4-Year-Old Girl Hit By Truck in Murfreesboro, Flown by LifeFlight

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A 4-year-old girl was hit by a truck on Wednesday in Murfreesboro, according to Tennessee Highway Patrol Public Information Officer Sgt. Bill Miller.

The girl, Alyza Jenkins, was flown by LifeFlight to a Vanderbilt hospital for immediate treatment.

In an email to media, Miller said a 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 was traveling on Laurel Lane when a child attempted to cross the street from a neighbor's house to go back to her home.

The driver has been cited only with not wearing a seatbelt. It was not known if more charges are possible.

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