ACC Cop car

An Athens-Clarke County police car is parked on the street in downtown Athens on March 1, 2018. 

A 38-year-old woman was struck and killed by a car on Winterville Road on Sept. 27, according to an Athens-Clarke County press release.

Leona Englert was walking westbound in the westbound lane of Winterville Road when a 1993 Honda Accord struck her around 10:30 p.m, according to police. EMS responded to the scene before calling the coroner, who pronounced Englert dead.

The driver stopped at the scene, near the intersection with Hancock Road. No charges are pending, but the investigation is ongoing, ACCPD reported.

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