UPDATE: The deceased was identified as James McCurry, 55.

SAVANNAH, GA (October 16, 2017):  Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police officers responded to a report of a hit-and-run in the 3000 block of Ogeechee Road, at approximately 8:30 p.m. on October 15. A car collided with a pedestrian.

Officers found a male subject in the roadway, suffering from life-threatening injuries. The involved vehicle left the scene prior to officer arrival.

The male subject was transported to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

The decedent’s name will be released upon notification of next of kin.

The Traffic Investigation Unit (TIU) responded to the scene. This investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on this case should contact the SCMPD Traffic Unit by dialing (912) 525-2241.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.