Name of Cobb Co. pedestrian killed Saturday released

Name of Cobb Co. pedestrian killed Saturday released

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The scene of a fatal pedestrian accident on Jamerson Road near Jett Road in Cobb County on Saturday evening. The scene of a fatal pedestrian accident on Jamerson Road near Jett Road in Cobb County on Saturday evening.

Police have released the name of the woman killed Saturday night while trying to cross a Cobb County road.

A spokesperson for the Cobb County Police Department tells FOX 5 News that Xiujuan Chen, 78, of Marietta, westbound lanes of traffic on Jamerson Road near Jett Road just after 6:30 p.m. Saturday. They say she was struck by a blue 1993 Buick LeSabre.

Chen was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation by the Cobb County Police Department's Selective Traffic Enforcement Program Unit continues.

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