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Decatur police investigating weekend death on Somerville Road

The person was lying in the road and was hit by a vehicle Friday night, police said.

Posted: May 29, 2018 5:16 PM

Decatur police are investigating the death of a person who was hit by a vehicle Friday night.

Police said they received a call just after 10:30 p.m. Friday of a person found dead under a vehicle at the Texaco on Somerville Road.

According to police, the person was lying in the road when they were hit by a passing vehicle.

The body was taken to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences in Huntsville to determine how the person died.

No charges have been filed in the person's death.

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