2 pedestrians struck, killed by Ga. police cruiser

Published On: May 18 2014 08:05:51 AM EDT
News4Georgia

BARNESVILLE, Ga. -

Investigators are examining how a police cruiser in Barnesville struck and killed two pedestrians.

The Georgia State Patrol says the collision happened Friday around 1 a.m.

A police cruiser driven by 44-year-old Terry Belvin hit 25-year-old Justin Sullivan and 21-year-old Quentin Byrd. WMAZ-TV reports that authorities believe the two men were walking in the travel lane.

Belvin was treated for minor injuries. The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the accident.

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus