Man hit on President Street identified

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A Savannah man who was hit by a car early Friday morning has been identified.

Cornelius Jones, 30, was walking in the right eastbound lane near Pennsylvania Avenue when he was struck by a 2002 Chevrolet Corvette. He was taken to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment, where he is in serious but stable condition.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police said the car was driven by Clarence Edward Carter III, 27.

SCMPD's Major Accident Investigation Team continues to investigate.

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