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New Year's work week begins with fatality

January 3, 2005

Lee County-- A Leesburg man was killed in a head on collision in Lee County Monday morning.

Thirty-three-year-old George Dennis Allen, Jr. was headed South on U.S. 19 when he slammed head on into a northbound pickup truck waiting to turn left.

"The second vehicle which was a blue Chevrolet pick-up truck was coming south, got into the inside lane and hit him head on," said Trooper Don Berger of the Georgia State Patrol.

The wreck happened in front of Creekwood Apartments on Highway 19 south in Lee County. Troopers have not released the name of the other driver.

posted at 5:25PM by dave.miller@walb.com

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