Man dies after crashing car into house

BLYTHE, GA (WFXG) - A man is dead after crashing his car into a house last night, according to the Richmond County Coroner.

Officials say Herbert Alligood Sr., 76, was driving his pickup truck and was trying to turn into his driveway on Gin House Rd. Alligood lost control of his car and ran into a house in the 100 block of Gin House Rd.

Officials said Alligood was wearing a seatbelt and alcohol was not a factor in this incident.

Alligood's body has been transported to the Atlanta GBI Lab for an autopsy scheduled for Saturday.

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