Midtown, GA – Pedestrian Fatally Struck on I-75/85 in Midtown
Midtown, GA (July 31, 2023) — A tragic accident occurred on Monday, July 31st, on Interstate 75/85 near Midtown, resulting in the death of a pedestrian. The incident caused lane closures for approximately two hours, causing disruptions to traffic flow in the area, as reported by authorities.
The accident prompted the response of state troopers and emergency teams to the crash scene.
According to local reports, the pedestrian was attempting to cross seven lanes of traffic when a pickup truck struck and fatally injured them. First responders reacted quickly to the scene, but unfortunately, the injuries sustained were fatal.
Our hearts go out to the victim’s family and friends during this difficult time. It serves as a tragic reminder of the importance of road safety for pedestrians and motorists alike.