The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a pedestrian traffic collision which occurred on Tucker Road just south of Weatherby Drive at 7:20 a.m.

It was reported that a Ford Explorer was traveling south on Tucker Road. A 40-year-old male was traveling down the two-lane road when an 11-year-old male crossed the street in front of the vehicle. The 11-year-old male was struck by the Explorer. The 11-year-old was transported to Atrium-Navicent Healthcare. According to medical technicians the victim succumbed to his injuries. No one else was injured. The next of kin has been notified. The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office will not release the victim’s name at this time.

This collision is still under investigation.

Anyone with information in reference to this investigation is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.