Donelson was in a crosswalk but did not have the right-of-way. He was taken to and was in critical condition Wednesday morning.
This year has seen several accidents involving vehicles hitting pedestrians:
- A , by Southern Polytechnic State University, was struck by a car Feb. 25 and died at Kennestone Hospital.
- Wendy Nolan, 39, d south of Marietta. Nolan was pronounced dead at .
- Preston Lee Hester, 62, of Greensboro, NC, was by a green 2002 Toyota Camry that was traveling north on Powder Springs Road on a green light.
- Former football coach Charles Collins, 66, of Smyrna when he was hit by a white 2004 Chevrolet Silverado while he was trying to cross Atlanta Road in Smyrna.