Powell was found on the ground at
Powell was taken to
"His cause of death was related to multiple blunt force trauma injuries from being struck by a car," Harwood said. "The death has been ruled an accident."
Police initially labeled the incident as a hit-and-run crash, but the driver, identified as a juvenile, later reported the incident to police. No citations or tickets were issued, said police spokesman
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"We did a thorough investigation into the incident," he said Wednesday. "Our officers and investigators spoke with the driver and with witnesses. We did a crash reconstruction investigation. We investigated this thoroughly and believed there was no criminal intent."
Fermon confirmed the juvenile had a driver's license and insurance.
"We would have written citations if there was something not right," he said.
The case was referred to the
The name of the juvenile has not been released.
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