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Fatal wreck in Taliaferro County

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One person is behind bars after a fatal wreck this morning.

It happened just before 6:30 a.m. Georgia State Patrol said a Dodge Charger traveling westbound on I-20 near mile marker 152 hit the back of a Ford Ranger pick-up truck.

The impact sent the Ford Ranger off the road, causing it to hit a tree. The driver Dean Ragsdale, 52, from Harlem died in the crash.

The driver of the Dodge Charger, Bradley Leibole, 48, from Chandler, Az., was charged with DUI and following to closely.

He's now being held at the Taliaferro County Sheriff's Office.

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