Suspect charged after pedestrian struck and killed in Columbus

One person died Thursday morning after being struck near Bradley Dr. (Source: Mya Johnson/WTVM)
One person died Thursday morning after being struck near Bradley Dr. (Source: Mya Johnson/WTVM)
Diandre Setalsingh died after being struck by a vehicle in Columbus Thursday morning. (Source: WTVM)
Diandre Setalsingh died after being struck by a vehicle in Columbus Thursday morning. (Source: WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - One person died early Thursday morning after being hit by a car.

Columbus police confirm to WTVM that the victim was struck on Buena Vista near Bradley Dr. by a blue pick-up truck.

The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Diandre Setalsingh.

Columbus police have also confirmed that the driver of the vehicle, 31-year-old Henry Cobb has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident, first-degree homicide by vehicle without malice,  and unsafe tires. He held in the Muscogee County Jail.

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