Man fatally struck by vehicle while running across highway - CBS46 News

Man fatally struck by vehicle while running across highway

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A man is dead after being struck while walking along I-285 in DeKalb County early Wednesday morning.

The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. near the intersection with Glenwood Road.

Witnesses told police they saw the man running down the northbound lanes of I-285 when he was hit by a 2014 Chevrolet Impala. The driver then lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a guardrail.

The identity of the victim has not been released, pending notification of relatives.

It is unclear if the driver of the vehicle will face charges.

I-285 was shut down for a short time as the crash was cleared but the roadway has since reopened.

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