20-year-old dies after motorcycle hits flatbed truck

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An Evans man died Friday afternoon after his motorcycle collided with a flatbed 18-wheeler in Columbia County.

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Dalton Lee Brown, 20, was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 4:54 p.m., according to Columbia County coroner Vernon Collins.

At 4:11 p.m., Columbia County authorities responded to the crash at the intersection of Belair Road and Columbia Road, according to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office.

More information is forthcoming.

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jimmymac 04/19/14 - 09:14 am
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Sad when someone so young dies. Condolences to his family.

jbartley
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jbartley 04/19/14 - 09:25 am
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so sorry.

The worst thing in the world is out live your child, I am so sorry for the parents.

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Dixieman 04/19/14 - 02:17 pm
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Prayers for and condolences to the family

These things just aren't safe.

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TrulyWorried 04/19/14 - 07:06 pm
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How can anyone give a 'thumbs down' to the comments over this horribly sad situation.

Condolences and God's help to the family!

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jdsgirl63 04/19/14 - 07:35 pm
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TrulyWorried

I was thinking the very same thing. Some people just can't be happy unless they're spreading their negativity. Maybe they should be giving thanks this wasn't someone they loved instead of being so insensitive with their ridiculous "thumbs down".

My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of this young man during this extremely sorrowful time.

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