Pedestrian killed in Donalsonville

Pedestrian killed in Donalsonville

DONALSONVILLE, GA (WALB) - Just before 7:00AM Tuesday, a man walking on a busy highway was struck and killed by a vehicle.

69-year-old Lamar Martin was walking down Highway 91, and turned onto South Wiley Avenue, when the driver of a car headed south on Highway 91 turned onto Wiley Avenue, and struck Martin, who was walking in the road.

Martin was from Donalsonville and air lifted to Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, Alabama but later died.

The trooper says the roads converge in that area, where the speed limit is about 35 to 40 miles an hour.

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