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      Distracted driver smashes into signs

      Saturday afternoon, the Albany Police Department and EMS responded to an accident off of Dawson Road in Albany. / MGN Online


      Saturday afternoon, the Albany Police Department and EMS responded to an accident off of Dawson Road in Albany.

      According to police, 18-year-old Callie Futch was driving a 2006 BMW from Dawson Road onto the Liberty Expressway ramp and was distracted and hit two metal signs.

      There was a juvenile female passenger in the car with Futch at the time of the accident.

      Both the driver and passenger had minor injuries; the driver was brought to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital by her parents for treament.

      Futch was charged with failure to maintain lane.

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