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Dump truck driver dead after striking bridge with raised bed


Authorities in Cobb County, Georgia, say that a dump truck driver lost his life on Wednesday following a bridge strike.

The bridge strike occurred around 5 p.m. on April 12 on Atlanta Road.

Cobb County Police say that 44 year old driver Jason Maddox was northbound when his raised dump bed struck a railroad bridge.

The truck flipped and Maddox was reportedly ejected.

Maddox did not survive the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.


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