Jacksonville man among 3 killed in Brunswick crash

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BRUNSWICK, Ga. —

Investigators say three people are dead following a crash in Brunswick.

The crash happened along U.S. 17 and Joe Frank Harris Boulevard, just before 12 p.m.

The Georgia State Patrol said the driver of the car failed to yield and turned into the path of a truck.

The impact sent the car  into the median, killing all three in the car.

They were on their way back to work at the Brunswick Port.

Investigators identified the driver as 23-year-old Benjamin Nelson of Brunswick.  

The other two victims are 33-year-old Christopher Wiggins of Brunswick, and William Hester, 23, of Jacksonville.


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