GSP Investigating Pedestrian Fatality near Hogansville Exit
Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident on that occurred near the Hogansville exit on Interstate 85.
Preliminary information indicates that a male walked onto the highway near the overpass for State Route 54 and was struck by multiple vehicles.
State Troopers responded to the scene about 9:30 p.m. Monday night and began an investigation into the tragic accident.
So far, authorities have only identified the victim as a 27-year-old white male. The victim’s identity is currently being withheld pending family notification.
Investigation into the deadly accident brought traffic to a standstill for hours as troopers diverted motorists off the interstate.
The crash is still under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol.
No further details are available at this time.
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