Man hit, killed while changing tire on I-285 in Atlanta - CBS46 News

Man hit, killed while changing tire on I-285 in Atlanta

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

A man changing a tire on Interstate 285 in Atlanta was hit and killed Tuesday afternoon.

Around 3:30 p.m., Dwight Moody, 54, of Covington, pulled over to the right shoulder emergency lane of I-285 south near Cascade Road to change a tire.

Moody was outside of his vehicle when he was hit by a passing vehicle. He died at the scene.

The driver of the car stopped. It is unclear if that driver will be charged.

The right two lanes were closed for a period of time while police investigated the accident.

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