Beaumont police ID person killed crossing College Street

Published 12:30 am Saturday, December 31, 2022

BEAUMONT — Police in Beaumont have released the name of a person who died after being struck by a car while crossing a road Thursday night.

The deceased is identified as Justin Stanford, 30, of Louisiana.

Sanford was killed around 10 p.m. while attempting to cross the 5800 block of College Street. A Dodge Challenger traveling westbound struck the man, according to Beaumont Police Department.

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All westbound lanes of College in that area were shut down and traffic diverted following the crash. The roadway was later reopened.