Saturday. July 29, 2017 @ 11:44 p.m., officers responded to 6970 College St, in reference to crash involving an auto pedestrian and a white GMC Acadia. Upon arrival, a 34 year old Beaumont man was in the roadway and EMS advised he was deceased. Witnesses advised the white GMC Acadia was traveling east bound in the 6900 block of College Street. The deceased male was walking across the road in an area with poor lighting. He was struck by the Acadia. Beaumont Police Traffic Investigators were called to investigate the crash.
Auto Pedestrian Fatality Crash – 6900 Block of College
About the Author: Carol Riley
Officer Carol Riley is a 28 year veteran of the Beaumont Police Department. She hired on in 1992 and is currently assigned to Beaumont Police Community Relations Unit. She is a law enforcement coordinator for Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers and a Public Information Officer for City of Beaumont Emergency Management.