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Pickup truck and tractor trailer caught on fire after Tift co. wreck

TIFT CO., GA (WALB) -  Georgia State Patrol responded to a crash involving a pickup truck and a tractor trailer in Tift county Friday night. 

Trooper Slade Reid said the driver of the pickup truck, 49-year-old Jeffrey Harbin, was driving southbound on I-75, near the Abac exit, around 6:30 p.m.

A motor home was attached to the back of Harbin's pickup truck.

Trooper Reid said Harbin merged over to the right hand lane and hit a tractor trailer.

Once they collided, both vehicles caught on fire.

Tift County Fire Department arrived on scene and was able to control the flames quickly. 

No one was injured. 

Harbin was issued a citation for failure to maintain lane. 

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