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Teen dies following traffic accident in LaGrange

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LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) – A 16-year-old riding a dirt bike has died from his injuries following a crash in LaGrange.

Police say on Sept. 5 shortly after 9 p.m., a 64-year-old drivers was making a left turn onto Forrest Avenue from Fourth Avenue. They add the teen Marquavious Strickland attempted to pass the driver on the left in a no passing zone, and he hit the car.

The other driver was not injured, but Strickland was taken to Grady Hospital in Atlanta with serious injuries and died on Sunday morning.

No charges have been filed yet and the investigation is ongoing.

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