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Valdosta GSP investigates fatal single vehicle crash

GSP suspect alcohol to be a contributing factor (WALB image) GSP suspect alcohol to be a contributing factor (WALB image)
BROOKS CO., GA (WALB) -

Georgia State Patrol troopers responded to the scene of a fatal single vehicle crash near Old Madison Road in Brooks County.

The crash happened at about 6:00 a.m. on Sunday.

According to officials, an SUV driven by 23-year-old Justin Ray Parker of Quitman was traveling east on Johnson Short Road at high speeds.

Parker lost control of his vehicle and hit a ditch after traveling off the south shoulder of the road.

The vehicle then began to flip over numerous times and ejected Parker, who was unrestrained at the time.

Parker was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Troopers suspect alcohol to be a contributing factor in the crash. No charges will be filed.

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