Emery Hwy. crash victim and driver identified

UPDATE: The driver has been identified as 17-year-old Dezmond Talton of Macon. Deputies say Talton did not see the pedestrian crossing the roadway, and struck him. 

Authorities say the man was pinned under the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. 

So far no charges have been filed.

ORIGINAL: A person has been hit and killed on Emery Highway near the 2000 block, that's according to Bibb County Chief Coroner Leon Jones.

It happened around 10:15 Saturday night

Jones says the man was walking in the middle of the street when he was hit by a 2004 Nissan Maxima. 

Authorities say the man was pinned under the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. 

We are working to learn more details about the accident and will update this story when more information is available.

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