WARREN COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) — One person is dead following a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a pedestrian on Interstate 20 eastbound near mile marker 160 in Warren County.

According to Georgia State Patrol, troopers responded just after 7 a.m. Wednesday. The driver of a vehicle parked on the shoulder of I-20 explained the person killed was a passenger in their vehicle who had a history of depression.

The 40-year-old victim got out of the car and entered the roadway into the path of a tractor-trailer. She was killed instantly.

Additional details about the crash were not immediately made available.

Count on WJBF NewsChannel 6 for updates on this developing story.