Pedestrian killed in Tucker

Lawrenceville Highway and Cooledge Road. Image obtained via Google Maps

Tucker, GA — DeKalb County Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash in Tucker.

The crash happened on March 14 at 12:46 a.m. on Lawrenceville Highway and Cooledge Road.

“Investigators believe the victim, a man in his late 50s, was walking across Lawrenceville Hwy north when he was struck by a car heading west,” a spokesperson for the Police Department said. “The victim died on the scene. The driver remained on the scene, and I have no word on charges.”

The investigation is ongoing.

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