SAVANNAH, GA (May 9, 2013):The pedestrian who died after being struck by an SUV on West Gwinnett Street Wednesday night has been identified.

Abdulla Smith Givan, 28, of the 600 block of West 35th Street, was declared dead at Memorial University Medical Center.

Major Accident Investigation Team members of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department said he was crossing Gwinnett Street going southbound just west of MLK Jr. Boulevard outside of the cross walk when he was struck by the Chevrolet Tahoe about 7:50 p.m..

The SUV was being driven southbound on Gwinnett by Adam Palmer, also 28, of the 1600 block of Grove Street,

MAIT continues to investigate.