The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred on Hawkinsville Road, near the Monarca Ballroom.

It was reported that deputies were dispatched to a stalled vehicle in the roadway, just before 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. When deputies arrived, they were advised by a motorist that a person was laying in the roadway. Witnesses  advised that a man was standing in the roadway near the stalled vehicle, and was struck by a passing vehicle. The female driver that struck the male did stop and was not injured during the incident.  

The male later identified as 43-year-old  Jin Hau Thang of Gwinnett County, was pronounced deceased on scene by Coroner Lonnie Miley. 

This collision remains under investigation. There are no charges or citations at this time.

Anyone with information in reference to this fatal collision is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 and ask to speak with a Fatality Investigator.