PRESS RELEASE

On Monday, March 23, 2015, at approximately 2:50 a.m. officers of the Brunswick Police Department responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian collision which occurred on Altama Avenue near Q Street. The vehicle was traveling southbound on Altama Avenue between R Street and Q Street and collided with the victim, Mr. Dejon Dawson, aged 20, of Brunswick, Georgia. The victim was transported to the Southeast Georgia Health System, (Brunswick Campus) by the Glynn County Emergency Medical Services where the victim was pronounced dead.

This is an active investigation. We are asking anyone with information concerning this accident to please contact the Brunswick Police Traffic Supervisor Sgt. Richard Meeks at 912-280-6974, or leave the information on the Silent Witness Hotline at 912-267-5516, or email us at bpdtips@brunswickpolice.org .