Pedestrian Struck by a Motor Vehicle on May 4th has DiedMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: May 06 2014 6:11 PM
On May 4th 2014, at approximately 1:15 am, the Dothan Police Department responded to the 4400 block of Ross Clark Circle after receiving information of a pedestrian being struck by a motor vehicle.
Investigators with the Dothan Police Department’s Traffic Division responded to the scene, and through preliminary investigation have determined that Hispanic male Leiver Morales was struck, after stepping into the path of on-coming traffic. Investigators say the driver of the vehicle was not injured and there were no signs of the driver being impaired. Morales was transported to the Southeast Alabama Medical Center for emergency treatment and later placed in the Critical Care Unit.
At approximately 12:00 pm on May 4, 2014, Leiver Jouse Perez Morales succumbed to the injuries sustained from the accident.
The Dothan Police Department would like to express our condolences to the family of Morales in their time of loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties involved in this tragedy.
Gregory J. Benton
Chief of Police