Man killed in hit and run

Published 9:30 am Sunday, December 4, 2011

Police are seeking information about a hit and run accident Saturday morning that left an Indiana man dead.

Edward Woods, of Gary, Ind., was killed in the early morning hours Dec. 3 as he walked across U.S. Highway 80 near the Red Carpet Inn. Demopolis Chief of Police Tommie Reese is asking any witnesses to please contact his office.

Too, if you are not a witness but feel you may have information helpful to investigation, investigators would also like to speak with you.

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Woods was in town attending a funeral and Reese said was killed only hours after his arrival.

Those with any information are asked to call 334-289-3072, 334-289-3073 or call the TipLine 334-289-1467.

All callers can remain anonymous.