Liberty County, GA (October 30, 2018) – Police say that one person was killed in a deadly pedestrian accident on Highway 84 this week. The pedestrian has since been identified.
The Liberty County coroner identified the pedestrian as 74-year-old Herbert Martin of Hinesville. The accident that took his life took place on Sunday night, October 28 around 8:30 p.m. It happened right within the area of the Liberty County High School.
At the time, Martin had been trying to cross the street when he was suddenly struck by a pickup truck. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
At this time, police are still collecting evidence and speaking with witnesses to get a better idea of what happened.
Liberty County Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrian accidents happen far too often on our roads, causing serious and even fatal results to those involved every year in Georgia. If you have lost somebody close to you, we want you to know that you are not alone in the midst of your case. We wish to extend our warmest condolences to the family of Herbert Martin during this time and hope that he will be able to move forward.
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