Houston County Coroner Robert Byrd identified the victim as David Franklin Mims, Jr., 49, of Dothan. Byrd said Mims was a guest at a nearby hotel.
Three people, believed from Florida, were riding in the SUV when the accident occurred at 7:40 pm. No charges are expected to be filed against the driver of the vehicle.
The Dothan Police Department’s Crash Team was summoned to investigate the accident, routine procedure in serious and fatal accidents.
Meanwhile, another person was struck by a vehicle along Denton Road about 30 minutes later. That accident happened about one-half mile north of Ross Clark Circle. Injuries to the victim were not believed serious.