Driver dies in single-truck accident in Twiggs County

The single-truck crash that blocked the southbound lane of Ga. 87 on Monday was a fatal one, according to Twiggs County Coroner Harold Reece.

The driver of an 18-wheeler was killed in the accident near mile marker 17. Reece said that the name of the driver, who was believed to be from out of the area, had not been released because family had not been notified.

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