Man crossing the road, hit by car driven by Bibb County Lieutenant

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MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – A man was taken to the hospital Sunday evening after he was hit by a Bibb County Lieutenant’s car.

According to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, a 69 year old man was crossing the 1100 block of Gray Highway in Macon just after 7 p.m. Sunday. A Ford Crown Victoria, driven by Lieutenant James Lary with the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, was driving on Gray highway at the same time.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the man crossed in front of the car and was hit. The man was taken to Medical Center Navicent Health and is in stable condition.

This accident is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at (478)751-7500.

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Amanda is a producer and anchor for 41NBC News at Daybreak and 41Today. She comes to Macon from Watertown, NY where she was a reporter, fill in producer and anchor for three years at WWNY. She covered everything from hundred year old birthdays to the shooting death of a New York State Trooper. She also earned a Syracuse Press Club Award for her feature story "A Cheer for Keslie," about a young woman with down syndrome who joins her high school cheer team and is accepted and loved by her squad. Amanda is originally from Brookfield, Connecticut, a small town in the western part of the state. She attended Western Connecticut State University and graduated in May 2014 with a B.A in Media Arts Production. From there she went on to get her master's degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School for Public Communications at Syracuse University. When she's not working, she enjoys watching movies, traveling and spending quality time with her fiancé, family and friends.