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Hwy 80 reopened in Effingham County after fatal wreck

(Source: Effingham County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Effingham County Sheriff's Office)
EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

Highway 80 near Highway 17 in Effingham County has reopened after a fatal wreck closed the road for several hours on Tuesday.

Georgia State Patrol has taken over the investigation.

The wreck happened shortly before 1:30 on Tuesday afternoon when an SUV collided with a tractor trailer. 

An Effingham County Sheriff's deputy has confirmed that Nathan Wolfe, 47, has died in the accident. His wife, Carlene Wolfe, was airlifted and taken to Memorial Health with life-threatening injuries. 

Details are very limited at this time. Stay with WTOC for updates. 

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