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Teen dies in head on collision on Ga. 17

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One teen has died and another is in the hospital after a crash that occurred early Thursday morning.

According to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office, initial reports showed that Shelby Peacock, 18, was traveling south on Ga. 17 when he crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head on with a Chevrolet Cavalier.

Luke Hannon, 19, of Pooler was airlifted to Memorial Health University Medical Center, where he later died.

Georgia State Patrol is continuing to investigate the crash.

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