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Harlem man dies in 3-vehicle wreck on Wrightsboro Road

COLUMBIA COUNTY, GA (WFXG) -

A Harlem, Ga. man died after a three-vehicle wreck on Wrightsboro Road Wednesday, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

Earnest Samuels, 53, was driving a Ford Explorer west on Wrightsboro Road just east of Bugg Road around 5:20 p.m. when he veered into the eastbound lane and struck the left side of a Jeep Cherokee.

Samuels' Explorer continued traveling west in the eastbound lane and struck the front of a second vehicle, a Ford F-150.

First responders performed CPR on Samuels, but were given "do not resuscitate" orders while he was being transported to the hospital.

The drivers of the other vehicles were transported to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

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