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Biker injured in Acree wreck

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ACREE, GA (WALB) -  A Sylvester man is hospitalized after a pickup truck pulled out in front of his motorcycle in East Dougherty County Thursday night.

62-year-old Jerry Slappey was headed east on Highway 82 when a pickup truck pulled off County Line Road and into his path.

Slappey's motorcycle hit the truck and he was badly injured.

The driver of the pickup, 17-year-old Donald Beebe of South Carolina was not injured. He's charged with failure to yield.

Slappey remains hospitalized in fair condition.


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