GSP investigates I-75/85 fatal pedestrian crash

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Authorities are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash on the downtown connector near Williams Street.
ATLANTA, Ga. —

Georgia State Patrol is investigating a fatal pedestrian crash on the downtown connector.

GSP officials said the man was crossing several lanes of I-75 southbound near Courtland Avenue when a Hyundai hit the victim, sending him in the path of a Lincoln Towncar traveling in another lane.

The accident shut down several southbound lanes shortly after noon.

The investigation is ongoing, authorities said.

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