A Man Is Dead After Being Hit By A Truck While Crossing Highway 51

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An Obion County man is dead after being hit by a vehicle in North Shelby County.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 59-year-old Robert Albright, Jr from Hornbeak was hit by a truck Sunday night around 10:20 when he was attempting to walk across Highway 51 near Millington Road.

Albright was pronounced dead on the scene.

The accident caused Highway 51 to be closed for a while during the investigation.

The driver of the truck stayed on scene.  No charges will be filed.

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