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Pedestrian dies after being hit on south side

A man who was hit by a pickup truck has died of his injuries. A man who was hit by a pickup truck has died of his injuries.
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A man died when he was hit by a pickup truck Thursday night on Savannah's south side.

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police said John Robertson, 53, of the 10000 block of Abercorn Street, was hit at about 8:30 p.m. by a Chevrolet pickup truck Joan Mathews, 39, of Idaho, at Abercorn Street and Wilshire Boulevard. He was declared dead at Memorial University Medical Center.

The Major Accident Investigation Team said Robertson was crossing Abercorn against the traffic light.

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