Liberty County Coroner, Reginald Pierce identified Ayesha Davis, 17, a student at Bradwell Institute, was the pedestrian that was struck and killed on Dec. 22
According to Hinesville Police Department Traffic Accident Investigator, Cpl. Michael Ramirez, Davis was struck by a black Hyundai driven by a 56 year old man while attempting to cross the roadway near McDowell St. shortly before 6 p.m.
Davis was transported by ambulance to Liberty Regional Medical Center in Hinesville where according to Hinesville Police Chief, Bill Kirkendall she was later pronounced deceased.
The family is seeking donations to help them cover funeral expenses. Donations can be sent to from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. at:
The Dorchester Funeral Home
7842 East Oglethorpe Highway
Midway, Ga, 31320
Or call: 912 884-2431
Officer Ramirez said the accident remains under investigation.