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Man hit and killed on Liberty Expressway

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

One person is dead after being struck by a car on the Liberty Expressway early Wednesday around 12:45 a.m.

Albany Police said Russell Fackler, 28, of Lee County, was walking on the eastbound North Slappey entrance ramp.

As a 2007 Dodge Ram entered the entrance ramp, Fackler walked into the path of the vehicle and was struck.

Police said Fackler had consumed some type of alcoholic beverage prior to the crash.

The driver did not have any injuries. No charges will be filed.

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