UPDATE: Sylvester Road accident victim ID’ed

Pedestrian killed in Albany Sylvester Road accident

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - A man is dead after he was hit by a vehicle Monday night in the 3300 block of Sylvester Road, according to Dougherty County Coroner Michael Fowler.

On Tuesday morning, Fowler identified as 18-year-old Cole Jeronimo Casey.

Casey was walking back from the store with food in a bag to his home, across the road from the store, and was wearing dark clothes, Fowler said.

Fowler received the call about the accident while he was at the scene where a woman’s body was found.

There was still an active scene at the accident site when WALB’s crew left.

BREAKING: Coroner Michael Fowler confirms one person is dead after being hit by a car on Sylvester Road. It happened in the 3300 block around 9 PM. There is still a scene and the investigation is ongoing.

Posted by Marilyn Parker WALB on Monday, November 4, 2019

This is an ongoing investigation and we will provide more information as details come in.

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