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Mitchell County accident leaves one dead

Mitchell County- A Baconton man is killed after loosing control of his truck in Mitchell County.

Around 1:20 Sunday morning, 43 year old Benjamin Silas, lost control of his pick up along Old Georgia Three a little more than a mile south of Bowles Road.

According to the Georgia state patrol, his truck traveled nearly 200 feet before it struck a tree. The truck then traveled another 50 feet before it finally stopped. Silas was not wearing a seat belt.

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