SAVANNAH, GA (May 8, 2013):Major Accident Investigation Team members of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are trying to identify a man who died after being struck by an SUV on West Gwinnett Street Wednesday night.

The black male 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 just before 8 p.m.. He was transported to Memorial University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The SUV was being driven southbound on Gwinnett by a 28-year-old Savannah man.

MAIT continues to investigate the accident and to try to identify the victim.