Salem man killed in accident Wednesday night identified

Salem man killed in accident Wednesday night identified

CRAWFORD, AL (WTVM) - Lee Co. Coroner Bill Harris confirms a Salem man riding a bicycle was hit and killed by a SUV Wednesday night along Lee Road 240 near Crawford, AL.

Adam Scott Johnson, 36, was killed when the bicycle he was operating was struck by a 2008 Chevrolet Trailblazer. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Chevrolet was not injured and remained at the scene.

Major Jeff Pitts with the Lee County Sheriff's Office says the driver called in the accident.

Coroner Bill Harris says he does not think at this point the driver will face any chargers.

State troopers have not commented on their preliminary findings at this time.

Harris says the investigation is ongoing and the death case will be presented to a grand jury as is standard protocol.

This is a developing story. Stay tuned for more details.

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