MABLETON — A Mableton man was killed after being hit by a car early Sunday morning, police said.
John W. Kelly, 29, was pronounced dead at the scene after being hit by a 2004 Honda Accord driven by Jason C. Bentley, 30 of Atlanta, while Kelly was trying to cross Floyd Road at White Boulevard, Cobb Police Officer Mike Bowman said in a news release. Police said Kelly was walking in an easterly direction and wasn’t using a crosswalk when he was hit by Bentley, who was driving southbound on Floyd Road.
While the collision, which was reported just after 3 a.m., is still being investigated, Bentley is not expected to be charged, police said.
Anyone with information on the accident is asked to call (770) 499-3987.