UPDATE (3:24 p.m.): Officers have identified the man who was hit and killed by a vehicle in Bay Minette Saturday. William Thomas Wright, 83, was killed Saturday after being hit near the Circle K Gas Station on D’Olive Street in Bay Minette.

A Bay Minette officer noticed an elderly man lying near the entrance of the gas station around 8:15 p.m. Saturday night. The officer called EMS who arrived and started working on Wright. Wright was transported to USA Medical Center where he later died.

BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) – Bay Minette Police Chief Al Tolbert confirms a man was struck and killed by a vehicle while walking on D’Olive Street near North Day Avenue. Saturday night.

Police are still investigating, but at this time the driver of the vehicle has not been charged. Chief Tolbert says it appears it was an accident.

The name of the victim has not been released.

This is a developing story. WKRG News 5 is working to gather more information. We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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