A Canton man was killed after he was struck by an automobile while crossing the street Wednesday night.
According to the Canton Police Department:
Canton Police and Cherokee County Fire personnel responded to the incident near 217 Riverstone Parkway around 7:45 p.m. Responders located a 52-year-old man. The man was struck by an SUV as he attempted to cross the street, and died from his injuries on the scene.
An autopsy was completed on Friday, with results yet to be released, Canton police said. The man’s identity still had not been determined as of Friday afternoon.
The driver of the vehicle was a 64-year-old Canton woman. No charges have been filed in the incident. Canton Police Department is investigating the accident with the assistance of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Unit.