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Pedestrian hit on I-75

March 12, 2004

Lowndes County - A man was struck and killed by a van on Interstate 75 Friday night.

The accident happened around 8:00 near Exit 18. Witnesses say the man ran out in front of this Ford Windstar Van traveling South on I-75. "According to the driver and passengers a while male ran from the median towards the west side of the Interstate and unfortunately the Ford Windstar van struck the pedestrian with the front of the vehicle," said Trooper First Class Ed Shiver.

The victim's name has not yet been released pending notification of his family.

None of the people riding in the van were injured, and no charges will be filed.

posted at 10:30 by ashley.harper@walb.com

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