According to a press release, the man died Aug. 20 at a local hospital. Police deemed him at fault, and the driver that hit him was not charged.
Despite nearly a week of investigation, however, police have not been able to confirm the victim's name.
"His name may be Javier Antonio Castro Gonzalez," police said.
-- See the attached photo from an ID the victim was carrying at the time he was hit. Know who he is? Contact investigators at 678-442-5628. --
Investigators are looking for any helpful information, including who his relatives are and his activities on the evening of the accident.
police officers responded to the accident near 6054 S. Norcross-Tucker Road (in front of the Bananas Nigh Club), on Sunday Aug. 18, at approximately 11:37 p.m.
Responding officers discovered that an adult
male pedestrian had been struck by a passing vehicle. Two days later he died from his injuries.
The Accident Investigation Unit is handling the case. Anyone with any information that may be helpful should contact Investigator D.W. Johnson (No. 1287) at