UPDATE: Decatur Police release name of pedestrian hit, killed on Highway 31 Monday night

Photo: Shevaun Bryan WHNT

DECATUR, Ala. – Decatur police have identified the woman killed in a wreck involving a pedestrian Monday night. It happened around 8:30 on Highway 31 near Lenwood Road.

Investigators say Tokia Brashers, 21, of Decatur died when she was hit by a 2005 Ford Expedition. They say she was trying to walk across the northbound lanes.

At this time, police have not yet said if there will be any charges against the driver.

The Northbound lanes of Hwy 31 were closed for some time for the investigation and cleanup.

A pedestrian was struck and killed on Hwy 31 in Decatur; Photo: Shevaun Bryan WHNT