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Man airlifted to hospital after wreck in Ben Hill Co.

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BEN HILL CO., GA (WALB) -

A man was airlifted to Macon following an accident involving a tractor trailer and a car in Ben Hill County.

Georgia State Patrol officials said the tractor trailer was traveling north on GA-107 when the car driven by Christopher Graves, 27, failed to yield and pulled out in front of the tractor trailer.

Graves was making a left turn onto GA-107 from GA-206.

Officials said the accident happened around 9:45 Friday night. Graves was airlifted to Macon with injuries but they did said that he was conscious at the time.

Troopers said the driver of the tractor trailer, Larry Gene Tillery, 67, was not injured.

Charges are pending and GSP is handling the investigation.

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