Crawford pedestrian killed in traffic crash

A 63-year-old Crawford County man was killed late Sunday in a traffic crash in the 7400 block of U.S. 341 south of Roberta.

Bennie Lee Green, a pedestrian, was struck by a semi truck and trailer about 10:40 p.m. near the intersection of U.S. 341 and Houze Road, according to the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office.

Green was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash is under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol and the sheriff’s office, according to a news release.