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Fallen Atlanta Police Officer Gail Thomas honored

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Police and community leaders joined family and friends Thursday for a special dedication in memory of Atlanta Police Officer Gail Thomas.  The Georgia Department of Transportation unveiled a new sign in her honor.

Thomas was working a traffic accident when a drunk driver hit and killed her on I-75 south at the I-85 north interchange in January 2012.

Thomas' daughter attended Thursday's dedication ceremony.  State Rep. Pat Gardner (D-Atlanta) authorized the resolution honoring fallen Officer Thomas.

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