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GSP investigating cause of fatal accident on I-75

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TURNER CO., GA (WALB) -

The Turner County Sheriff has confirmed there was a fatal wreck on I-75 in Turner County.

Sheriff Andy Hester said the accident happened around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Exit 84.

Officials said that a pickup truck ran under the back of a tractor trailer.

The pickup truck driver died. Tift County Sheriff Gene Scarbrough reported on his Facebook page that the man was Kermit Randall Coker.

Hester said the tractor trailer driver is okay and uninjured. The scene is now clear.

The sheriff and Georgia State Patrol left around 9:30 p.m., and traffic resumed to normal speed.

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