SAVANNAH, GA ( June 12, 2011) Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Major Accident Investigations Team is investigating an accident involving a pedestrian.


At 9 p.m., Saturday night, officers were dispatched to Middleground Road at the Forest Ridge intersection on the report of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle. Investigators determined that Calvin Goldwire, 46, of Savannah was attempting to cross Middleground Road with a companion when he was struck by an oncoming vehicle.


The vehicle that struck Goldwire was traveling south in the left lane of Middleground Road. Goldwire was transported to Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  


This is an ongoing investigation.