Pedestrian killed on Clairmont Way, Brookhaven hit-and-run accident
A yet-to-be-identified pedestrian has died of injuries suffered from a fatal Friday night hit-and-run accident. The crash occurred on Friday, December 10, 2021, at approximately 9 p.m. at the interaction of Clairmont Road and Clairmont Way in Brookhaven. The pedestrian died of blunt force trauma injuries suffered from the crash.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the pedestrian was attempting to Clairmont Way before being fatally struck by a suspected dark color vehicle that fled the scene and continue traveling westbound on Clairmont Road without stopping to render assistance or call authorities.
The pedestrian suffered serious injuries from the crash and was pronounced dead by authorities. The victim’s identity will be released pending notification of next of kin. The crash remains under investigation.