Pedestrian dies after hit by vehicle on Interstate 85 in Macon County, Ala.

Pedestrian dies after hit by vehicle on Interstate 85 in Macon County, Ala.

MACON COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - A pedestrian is dead following a single-vehicle crash Wednesday morning in Macon County.

The accident happened at 2:45 a.m. on Interstate 85 near mile marker 21, approximately one mile south of Shorter.

The accident claimed the life of 82-year-old Calvin Daniel Eddins of Greenville. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), Eddins was walking across the interstate when he was hit. Eddins was pronounced dead at the scene.

ALEA says the driver of the vehicle did not stop after the accident. The accident is under investigation.

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