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Troopers investigate fatal accident in Harris Co.

Investigators on the scene say the truck went airborne -- striking several trees. Source: Laura Ann Sills Investigators on the scene say the truck went airborne -- striking several trees. Source: Laura Ann Sills

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HARRIS COUNTY, GA (WTVM) – News Leader 9 has confirmed reports of a fatal accident in Shiloh, GA. 

We're told a truck heading east on Highway 116 veered off the road striking a culvert, then it went airborne -- striking several trees.

A 67-year-old man was ejected from the truck and pronounced dead on the scene. The victim's name is being withheld until the next-of-kin has been identified.

Georgia State Troopers say the truck was carrying car parts.

News Leader 9 is following this story. We'll have latest information as soon as it becomes available.

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