Just before nine Thursday morning, paramedics found 19-year-old Dalton Chadwick lying on his back in the northbound shoulder of US Hwy 277 South. Officials say Dalton had dried blood on his hands and around his mouth, but was conscious and speaking to the officer. Dalton told officials he was struck by a black passenger car while walking home after and altercation with his friends.
Medics transported Dalton to Shannon Medical Center, but has since been released. Tom Green County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating the incident.