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Pedestrian Struck and Killed on Highway 30 in Eufaula

Eufaula, Ala. (WDNews) – A tragic accident occurred on May 18, 2024, when Samuel Derrell Marion was struck by a vehicle near the 600 block of Highway 30 around 8:30 PM. Marion, who was walking on the roadway, was pronounced dead at the scene despite emergency responders’ efforts to revive him with CPR.

The driver of the vehicle was unharmed but was taken to Medical Center Barbour for routine drug and alcohol testing. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) and Eufaula Police Department (EPD) are currently investigating the incident to determine the circumstances surrounding the crash.