88 year-old pedestrian killed in car accident Friday night

Alabama State Troopers

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.

 

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