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One person killed as tractor trailers collide on I-16

Mangled cab was ‘tangled in woods’ in fatal truck crash

A California truck driver hauling tangelos from Delano California died early Friday, March 2, 2018, after sideswiping a disabled truck and crashing into the woods on Interstate 16 E. at mile marker 45 in Laurens County near Dublin, Georgia.
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A California truck driver hauling tangelos from Delano California died early Friday, March 2, 2018, after sideswiping a disabled truck and crashing into the woods on Interstate 16 E. at mile marker 45 in Laurens County near Dublin, Georgia.

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash on Interstate 16 in Laurens County.

One person died in the collision of two tractor trailers near the U.S. 441 exit in Dublin, Coroner Richard Stanley III said. The victim was identified as Sukhdeep Singh, 23, of Fairfield, California. He was delivering his cargo to Bloomingdale near Savannah.

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash near mile post 46.

The Georgia Department of Transportation reported one lane blocked and that it might not be opened until near noon Friday.

Come back to macon.com for updates and read Saturday's Telegraph.

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