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Atkinson man killed in morning wreck

By Delivrine Registre - bio | email

August 13, 2008

COFFEE COUNTY, GA (WALB) - An Atkinson man is dead Wednesday night after he lost control of his pick-up truck.

30-year-old Jimmy Owen White was traveling south on U-S Highway 441 near the Atkinson Coffee County line just before 7:30 Wednesday morning.

His truck spun into oncoming traffic and was struck by a car driven by 26-year-old John Bernard O'Brien III. O'Brien was treated at Coffee Regional Medical Center and released.

White was pronounced dead at the scene.

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