SAVANNAH, GA (November 18, 2015): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team responded to a fatal hit-and-run accident on Abercorn and E. 61st Street that claimed the life of a 57-year-old Savannah man on Wednesday at about 5:50 p.m..
Investigators believe Linsey Pryor was walking along the left southbound lane of Abercorn Street when he tripped and fell into the roadway during dark and rainy weather conditions. Pryor was struck by a southbound car that fled the area without stopping. Pryor died at the scene.
Traffic investigators are searching for a black 4-door car. This is an ongoing MAIT investigation
Anyone with information on this case should call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.