CENTER POINT, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: With help from witnesses, detectives were able to determine that the vehicle that struck the victim was a white, two-door Honda Accord. Deputies were able to locate a vehicle that matched the description nearby at Valley Brook Apartments. The vehicle also had heavy front-end damage and a severely damaged windshield and has been collected as evidence.
If you have any information on this crime please contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or you may submit an anonymous tip online at www.jeffcosheriffal.org.
ORIGINAL: A person is dead after being struck by a car in Center Point late Thursday night.
According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, a 46-year-old man was walking in the 10 block of 24th Avenue NW when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The vehicle left the scene of the wreck and the decedent was found nearby in the 2400 block of Center Point Pkwy.
There is no suspect vehicle info at this time, but there are cameras in the area where they hope to get more info from. The investigation is ongoing.
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