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Ben Hill Co. man killed in highway collision

FITZGERALD, GA (WALB) -

A Ben Hill County man was killed and another man was seriously hurt this morning when a car crashed head on into tractor trailer.

The accident happened on highway 206 in the Aston School Community a little after 6:30.

Sheriff Bobby McLemore says 23-year old Timothy Branch crossed the center line and crashed into the big rig.

Branch and the driver of the tractor trailer, 66-year old Ray Howell, were airlifted to the Macon Medical Center.

Branch died at the hospital. Howell remains in the hospital.

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