COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- A 31-year-old man was arrested after hitting and killing a pedestrian in Cobb County Thursday night.
Joshua Lee Shank is being held in the Cobb County Adult Detention Center on a DUI charge.
The accident happened shortly before midnight on Powder Springs Road near Pine Grove Road. Cobb County Police said the victim was walking in the right southbound lane when she was hit from behind by Shank's Jeep Grand Cherokee.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Her name was not released, pending notification of her next of kin.
The accident is under investigation.
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