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Lowndes teen dies in motorcycle crash

By Delivrine Registre - bio | email

July 5, 2008

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Another teenager in Lowndes County dies on a Georgia road.

19-year-old Rahman Jamal Shakil lost control of his motorcycle on Colman Road around 9:00 PM Friday night.

Troopers say Shakil was killed when he drove off the road into a ditch and hit a fence.

Authorities will be out in full force this weekend to keep the roads as safe as possible.

The holiday travel period ends Sunday at midnight.

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