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Athens pedestrian killed in car crash


The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is investigating the county's 8th fatal motor vehicle crash of 2022.

At approximately 9:34 p.m. on Oct. 13, ACCPD responded to the area of Cedar Shoals Drive and Crows Nest Court where 34-year-old Carly Johnson was walking in the northbound lane of Cedar Shoals Drive and was struck by a 2015 Chevrolet Impala that was traveling in the same direction.

Johnson, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, died at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact Senior Police Officer Lewis at 762-400-7169, or via email at joey.lewis@accgov.com.