Phenix City Police say a pedestrian was hit and killed in a traffic accident Wednesday night.
The accident occurred near the Video Warehouse in the 1700 block of E. 280 Bypass in the 10 p.m. hour. A bevy of officers congregated near the area to investigate the scene.
The Russell County Coroner’s office says the man was taken to Midtown Medical, but was pronounced dead at 10:50 p.m.
Thursday, News 3 learned that the victim has been identified as Ezzie Lee Bullard. Bullard, 31, was riding a bicycle when he was struck. He died from blunt force trauma to the head.