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Young boy killed in Baker Co.

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A three year old boy was killed along Highway 200 in Baker County, in a traffic related accident.

An investigation is underway but investigators would not go in details about how the child died, but said it happened around 12:30 on Josie Miller Road near Highway 91 south and Georgia 200.

The driver turned himself in this morning, but troopers won't release his name.

"He was subsequently charged with vehicular homicide, DUI, failure to render aid, and leaving the scene of an accident. The child was taken to the hospital and deceased a short time after," said Baker County Sheriff's Investigator Charles Griffin.

The case remains under investigation and so far no charges no have been filed.The name of the child has not been released.The Baker County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia State Patrol are handling the investigation.


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