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      Troup County accident leads to multiple fatalities

      A Troup County crash has left 5 dead, and authorities with questions. / From file

      Georgia State Patrol officers are working on an accident that claimed the lives of five people Friday, including a 1-year-old child.

      Public Information Officer with GSP, Gordy Wright, released a statement saying the crash happened on GA-14 near Hudson Road in Troup County.

      The driver of the car at-fault reportedly died in the collision after he attempted to pass in a no-pass zone.

      Officials are calling the accident a, "head-on" collision and believe that alcohol may have been a factor.

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