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Alabama trucker, walking alongside road, killed after 2 cars crash into each other

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MACON, Georgia — Authorities say an Alabama truck driver who was walking alongside a central Georgia road was killed after two vehicles collided in the street, and one of the vehicles struck him.

The Telegraph newspaper of Macon reports (http://bit.ly/1hZWJLf) that the original accident on Saturday afternoon was a relatively minor one. Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones said no one inside the vehicles was hurt.

Jones identified the Alabama man as 43-year-old Kenneth Alan Craig of Montgomery.

Jones said Craig had parked his truck near the intersection of Jeffersonville and Irwinton roads, and was apparently walking to a Family Dollar store. Jones said Craig was not in the road when he was hit around 1:30 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at The Medical Center of Central Georgia at 2:14 p.m.


Information from: The Macon Telegraph, http://www.macontelegraph.com

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