Pedestrian hit and killed in Atlanta - CBS46 News

Pedestrian hit and killed in Atlanta

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Atlanta police said a woman was hit and killed in the 500 block of Cleveland Avenue Southwest a little after 12 a.m. Sunday.

The driver told police due to the heavy rain, dark conditions and woman's dark clothing he did not see her. Officers also said the driver reported the woman was in the middle of the turning lane and not in the crosswalk.

Officers identified the victim as Juaquita Carthan, 51, of Atlanta.

Officers said the driver was working for Papa Johns Pizza. He had minimal damage to the side of his vehicle.

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