Update: Laroche Avenue reopened following accident, pedestrian expected to be okay

Courtesy: WSAV Chief Photojournalist Jim Jensen

UPDATE 2:

Police say the pedestrian was transported with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the car did not leave the scene. Laroche Avenue was closed for about an hour.

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UPDATE:

Officials say Laroche Avenue has been reopened to traffic. No word on the extent of injuries to the pedestrian at this time.
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Savannah (WSAV) – Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are on scene on a traffic accident involving a pedestrian on Laroche Avenue.

We’re told Laroche is closed between Glynnwood and St Johns at this time.

Authorities ask you to avoid the area while emergency crews work to clear the roadway.

WSAV has a crew on the way to the scene. We’ll pass along more information as it becomes available.

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