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GA man dies after being struck by car trailer

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 TROUP COUNTY, GA  (WTVM) – The Troup County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that a man died after being struck by a vehicle.

On Sunday, around 6:16 p.m. officers to called out to the Troup County Drag Strip located at 123 Heard Rd. regarding a person who had been hit.

Once emergency crews were on the scene, it was revealed that 57-year-old Rickey Boyd of Bowden, GA had been run over by a car trailer that was being pulled by a truck.

Boyd received life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to a trauma center at Grady Hospital in Atlanta where he later died of his injuries.

This case is still under investigation. 

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