1 person dies in McDuffie Co. tractor-trailer crash - WFXG FOX 54 - News Now

1 person dies in McDuffie Co. tractor-trailer crash

MCDUFFIE COUNTY, GA (WFXG) -

One person is dead after a wreck between two tractor-trailers Monday night in McDuffie County, according to Georgia State Patrol.

Jason Wright, 40, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the McDuffie County Coroner's Office. Wright was traveling soutbound on Highway 17 around 10:40 p.m. when he was struck by another tractor-trailer traveling westbound on Wire Road. 

Troopers said the truck traveling westbound ran a stop sign before hitting the truck Wright was driving.

Charges are pending the completion of the investigation. 

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