UPDATE: Macon man dies from injuries, struck by vehicle Tuesday

A Macon man is in critical condition at Atrium Health Navicent after being struck by a vehicle Tuesday night.
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UPDATE:

A Macon man who fell into traffic last week has died from his injuries. The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says a Ford Focus hit 53-year-old Roosevelt King Jr. just after 6:20 p.m. on December 27th.

The coroner says Roosevelt died from his injuries on Saturday.

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MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Macon man is in critical condition at Atrium Health Navicent after being struck by a vehicle Tuesday night.

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release the incident happened just before 6:30 on Napier Avenue near Del Park.

Deputies say 53-year-old Roosevelt King Jr. was walking on Napier Avenue near Del Park when he “fell into traffic” and was struck by a Ford Focus traveling east on Napier.

The driver of the Ford Focus, a 35-year-old Macon woman, was not injured.

No one else was injured. There are no charges pending right now, and the incident is under investigation.

Call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68-CRIME if you have any information.

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