Pedestrian struck and killed in Hazel Green identified

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. — The Madison County Sheriff’s Office confirms a pedestrian was struck and killed Wednesday morning near the intersection of Highway 431 and Charity Lane.

Alabama State Troopers said Charles Kenneth Holland, 57, was hit and killed by a pickup truck as he tried to cross the highway just before 5:30 a.m.

The driver of the truck, a 17-year-old, was not hurt, troopers said.

They are still investigating.