Alabama State Troopers told FOX10News this morning, an 88 year-old man, walking along a busy Grand Bay highway Friday night, was struck and killed.
“Willie Lewis, 88, was killed when he was struck by a 2007 GMC Sierra as he was walking on Alabama 188,” said Sergeant Steve Jarrett, of the Public Information/Education Unit of the Alabama Department of Public Safety. “The crash occurred at 8:40 p.m. about 10 miles west of Mobile.”
FOX10News viewers said traffic ground to a standstill Friday night as rescue crews rushed to the scene of the accident.
Alabama State Troopers say they are continuing to investigate the cause of the accident.