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Autopsy confirms Albany Marine hit by truck

By Jim Wallace - bio | email

September 29, 2008

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The autopsy on an Albany Marine, killed in a hit and run accident Friday, confirms he was killed by a semi-truck.

24 year old Sergeant Chadwick House of Carrollton was struck and killed just before 5 Friday morning while walking on Sylvester Road at Ramsey Road. Investigators continue to look for the truck that struck him.

Investigators say House walked away from a home in that area about 4 AM, and they term his death a tragic accident. The toxicology report from the autopsy is not complete yet.

House served in Iraq in 2004 and 2005, earning the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, and was working out of the Albany MCLB base distributing equipment for the Marine Reserves.

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