Pedestrian fatally struck and killed on I-85 - CBS46 News

Pedestrian fatally struck and killed on I-85

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The GBI has taken over an investigation after a pedestrian was struck and killed early Wednesday morning along the northbound lanes of I-85 in Fulton County.

The accident happened around 7 a.m. near the highway intersection with Riverdale Road in College Park. 

According to police, officers approached a man who they thought was a wanted person. The man took off and was struck by a vehicle after running onto the highway.

A family member of the driver told CBS46 that the man came out of nowhere.

Police have not said whether or not the driver will face charges.

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