Man lying in Dodge County road dies after being hit by 18-wheeler


EASTMAN, Ga. -- A man was killed early Tuesday morning after he was hit by an 18-wheeler in Dodge County.

According to the Department of Public Safety Public Information Office, just before 3:15 a.m. the Dodge County 911 center received a call of a man lying in the road on State Route 87.

Before deputies got to the scene, a driver of an 18-wheeler called 911 and said that he had hit a man who was lying in the road.

The man, Jahquil Sudler, 26, of Eastman, died on the scene of the injuries he sustained when he was hit by the 18-wheeler.

The Department of Public Safety said that the report from the accident has not yet been completed as of about noon Tuesday.

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