SAVANNAH, GA (August 29, 2020) – Savannah Police’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating a crash that resulted in the death of a pedestrian early this morning.

At approximately 3:30 a.m., Amber Wilson, 23, was walking in the center eastbound lane of the Forest River Bridge on Georgia Highway 204. At the same time, Marquis Haywood, 34, driving an Acura TL, was traveling in the center eastbound lane as well. Noticing Wilson at the last moment, Haywood could not avoid impact and struck her.

Wilson was transported to the hospital with serious injuries, which she succumbed to. The TIU continues to investigate this crash.