Chattanooga police identify man hit, killed by truck on Bonny Oaks Drive

Chattanooga police identify man hit, killed by truck on Bonny Oaks Drive

September 11th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

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Chattanoogan Michael L. Godwin, 50, has been identified by the Chattanooga Police Department as the man who was hit by a truck and killed in the 3900 block of Bonny Oaks Drive around 6:40 Tuesday morning.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he died as a result of his injuries, according to the release.

Witness statements and evidence show the victim was running across the road and a truck tried to swerve to avoid the collision.

The police department said in a release that no charges have been filed at this time and the investigation is still ongoing.