The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred just after 11:30 p.m. on July 5, 2023, on Houston Road near Hawkinsville Road.

It was reported that a Nissan Sentra, driven by a 29-year-old male of Macon, was traveling south on Houston Road near Hawkinsville Road when it struck a 32-year-old male of Macon, that was standing in the roadway. The male pedestrian was pronounced deceased on the scene by Coroner Leon Jones. The driver of the vehicle was treated and released on scene. No one else was injured during the incident.

The above information is preliminary and could change as the investigation progresses.

The traffic collision is still under investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.