Man killed while crossing Gray Highway

A 37-year-old Jones County man was killed when he was hit by a vehicle while he was crossing Gray Highway at about 9 p.m. Thursday night.

Macon police say the accident happened between Graham and Wood Valley roads when the Paul Ezell of Henderson Road walked in front of traffic.

Ezell was pronounced dead at the scene by a representative of the Bibb County Coroner's Office. Coroner Leon Jones released his identity early this morning.

The Macon Police Department is investigating the accident.