Pedestrian killed on Patton Road

Pedestrian killed on Patton Road

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Police are investigating an accident that killed a pedestrian on Saturday.

Huntsville police say that a vehicle was traveling south on Patton Road, just south of Bob Wallace Avenue, when it struck a pedestrian that was attempting to cross Patton Road.

The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Jacob Blackwell. He was taken to Huntsville Hospital, where he died from his injuries.

A toxicology kit was taken from the driver, who was reportedly cooperative during the investigation.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the accident.

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