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One dead after wreck on U.S. 80

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EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

One man is dead following a fatal crash on U.S. 80 at Old River Rd. in Effingham County.

Shortly before 4pm Effingham County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a crash with injuries. Initial reports indicate that the driver of a Chevrolet Silverado was turning onto U.S. 80 from Old River Rd. and struck a Honda head on that was travelling east on U.S. 80.

A passenger in the Honda, an adult male, was air lifted to Memorial Health University Medical Center where he later died. 

The driver of the Honda, a pregnant female, was also transported to Memorial with serious injuries. 

Identities have not yet been released, and the crash remains under investigation.

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