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Child dies following vehicle-related accident in LaGrange

LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) – A vehicle-related accident in LaGrange had left one child dead from injuries related to the incident.

Tristan Nixon, 6, died after being hit by a truck. Authorities say Nixon was riding a motorized scooter on Kelley Street Saturday evening around 5 p.m.

The child was reportedly behind the rental truck, then rode alongside the truck before swerving in front of the vehicle.

Nixon was taken to Egleston Children's Hospital in Atlanta, where he died around midnight Sunday.

No charges have been filed. 

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