Tractor-trailer driver who died in crash on I-20 in Taliaferro Co. identified

Tractor-trailer driver who died in crash on I-20 in Taliaferro Co. identified

TALIAFERRO COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - The driver of a tractor-trailer died in a crash on I-20 westbound in Taliaferro County Thursday, according to Georgia State Patrol.

Lynn Arthur Faulkinberry, 67, of Calhoun, Ga. was traveling east around 3:30 p.m. when he crossed over the median onto the westbound side and struck another tractor-trailer and a Nissan Maxima.

Troopers said the Faulkinberry's tractor-trailer flipped, went into the woods and caught on fire. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Nissan Maxima was sent to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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