A motor vehicle collision occurred on December 3, 2021, at around 05:15 a.m., on Farrington Highway Eastbound before Fort Weaver Road. A 61-year-old male was driving on Farrington Highway when he struck a male pedestrian lying in the roadway. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. At this time, speed, alcohol, and drugs do not appear to be factors in the collision.
This is the 41st Traffic Fatality in 2021 compared to 48th during the same time in 2020.
The investigation is on-going.