John Tyler Smith

Sandy Springs Police have made in arrest in a hit and run that shut down traffic on Roswell Road at Glendridge Drive on Oct. 27.

Police have charged John Tyler Smith, 34, of Sandy Springs with Reckless Driving, Failure to Maintain Lane, Striking a Fixed Object, and Failure to report. Police allege that Smith struck a light pole, causing it to fall.

Dan Whisenhunt

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