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Train hits truck killing mother & son

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WRAY, GA (WALB) – A mother and son were killed Monday when a their truck was struck by a train in Irwin County.

Officials say Irene Paulk was killed instantly when the truck pulled into the path of a CSX train just before noon.

Winston Paulk was airlifted to a hospital and later died.

We're told the conductor sounded his horn but could not stop.

Officials say the victims lived in Coffee County. The Georgia State Patrol is investigating.

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