A 20-year-old Gordon State College student was killed just before midnight Saturday after she was struck by a hit and run driver on Rose Avenue in Barnesville.
Police have begun searching for a Saturn automobile in connection with the case.
UPDATE: The victim's identity has been released. Craig Cooper of BPD identified her as Alexandra Desir of Locust Grove. At 3 p.m. Sunday police were still searching for the driver that struck Desir and fled the scene.