Driver dead after crash in Burke County

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BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – One man has died from injuries after a crash along Mike Padgett Highway earlier this month.

On June 16th, the car 79-year-old Eddie Blount was driving hit a dump truck.

He passed away on Tuesday.

Doctors say he had pre-existing health conditions and died from multiple systems failure.

It’s the eighth traffic death in Burke County this year.

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