Duluth, GA (CBS46) A Duluth boy is dead after he was struck by three vehicles while trying to cross a busy Gwinnett County roadway Tuesday night.

Gianni Salazar, 12, was trying to cross Pleasant Hill Road near Woodberry Drive around 7 p.m. when he was struck by three different vehicles. 

He was taken to an area hospital where he later passed away.

All three drivers remained on the scene until officers arrived. None of the drivers were charged after it was determined that Salazar wasn't in a crosswalk.

According to police there have been six accidents at the intersection this year. Salazar is the only fatality. 

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