Pedestrian dies in accident on Highway 25

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Monday, Jan. 7, 2013

JENKINS COUNTY, Ga. -- News 12 has just learned a pedestrian died after an accident on Highway 25 South Monday morning.

Jenkins County Coroner Henry Young says 60-year-old David Lawrence was found dead at the scene from multiple blunt force traumas.

The Georgia State Patrol says Lawrence tried to cross the highway at 5:55 a.m., which is when he stepped into the path of a Nissan Altima.

Investigators say the driver will not be charged in the accident.

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