Highway 78

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (CBS46) — DeKalb County police are investigating a traffic incident that left a woman dead along Highway 78 near Mountain Industrial. 

According to police, a woman, later identified as 46-year-old Tajuana Smith, exited a vehicle from which she was previously sitting in as a passenger. Upon exiting, she walked onto the eastbound lane of the highway and was fatally struck by another car. 

The driver of that car remained on scene until first responders arrived. 

If you have any information regarding this incident, call DeKalb County police. 

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