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TN man dies in I-75 crash

By Tayleigh Davis - bio | email

DOOLY, GA (WALB) - A Tennessee man driving a converted school bus died in a crash Sunday morning in Dooly County.

62-year-old Esteben Layden was heading south on I-75 near Vienna. Troopers say around 4:00 Sunday morning, a tractor trailer truck rear ended the bus, sending it off the interstate before it crashed head on into a tree. The impact killed Layden instantly.

The truck driver, 71-year-old Bobby Gaines of North Carolina, told troopers he came up on the school bus quicker than he had predicted. Charges are pending in the case.


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