Chamblee, GA, December 10, 2015 – The Post Reports – Captain Ernesto Ford with the Chamblee Police Department (CPD) reports that on December 05, 2015 at approximately 6:27 a.m., Officers responded to a call regarding a person being struck by a vehicle on Chamblee Tucker Road near Meadowood Lane.
Officers who responded to the scene found the individual had sustained fatal injuries.
Witnesses told Investigators that it was dark when the pedestrian, who wearing dark clothing, darted across the street trying to make it to the other side. The driver of the vehicle told Police that it was too late to stop when he ran in front of him.
The Chamblee Police Department would like to remind the public to use crosswalks, look both ways when crossing the street and if walking at night, to make sure they cross in a well-lit area.