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Child hit by truck in Coffee Co. dies

The child who was hit by a pickup truck in Coffee County has died, according to authorities.

Georgia State Patrol troopers say one year old Ke'asia Jackson died at Coffee Regional Medical Center late Tuesday afternoon.

GSP says 68 year-old Charles Lee Pure was leaving an apartment complex off Green Oak Street in Douglas in his Chevy pickup truck, when he backed over the child who was in the driveway.

Authorities say the man warned the kids to move out of the way. Charges are pending in the case.

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