The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a tragic pedestrian traffic collision that occurred on the I-475 northbound overpass over Eisenhower Parkway late last night.
According to the preliminary information provided by authorities, the incident took place just before 11:00 p.m. It was reported that a 19-year-old male from Sparta was driving a Ford Mustang on I-475 northbound when his vehicle struck a 37-year-old male pedestrian who was walking in the roadway.
The pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene by Coroner Leon Jones.
Authorities from the Bibb Sheriff’s Office are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident or possesses any relevant information to come forward and assist with the investigation. They can be contacted at 478-751-7500.