Police investigating fatal Macon hit-and-run

Macon police are looking for the driver of the vehicle who struck and killed a man on Emery Highway near Short Street East at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday.

Bibb County Corner Leon Jones identified the victim of Saturday’s hit-and-run accident as Willie Moses Jr., of 663 Bowman St.

The vehicle was traveling east on Emery Highway when it struck Moses, according to a police news release.

The news release did not describe the vehicle, but police say it will likely have fresh or major undercarriage and/or front-end damage, due to the dynamics of the collision.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.