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Pedestrian hit, killed in Sylacauga identified


SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Sunday’s pedestrian hit by vehicle has been identified.

SPD identified the victim as 22-year-old Brandon Lee Simpson of Wilson Lane in Sylacauga.

As previously reported by, Simpson was struck by a vehicle that was traveling in the eastbound lanes around 4:30 a.m. near Allen’s Truck Stop. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Talladega County Coroner Shaddix Murphy.

SPD Chief Kelly Johnson says no foul play is suspected.



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