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Pedestrian killed by SUV on West Gwinnett St.

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department's Major Accident Investigation Team is trying to identify a man who died after being struck by an SUV on West Gwinnett St. Wednesday night.

The black male was crossing West Gwinnett Street going southbound just west of MLK Jr. Blvd. when he was struck by a Chevrolet Tahoe just before 8 p.m. He was not walking in the crosswalk.

The man was transported to Memorial University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say the SUV was being driven southbound on Gwinnett by a 28-year-old Savannah man.

MAIT is continuing to investigate the accident. 

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