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Motorist Killed In Chatham County Wreck

Posted February 22, 2005 11:14 a.m. EST

— An early-morning wreck in Chatham County killed one person Tuesday.

The accident happened shortly after 6:30 a.m. on Highway 421 near the Highway 902 intersection.

Troopers say it was extremely foggy when an SUV driving northbound crossed the center line and struck a tractor-trailer head-on.

The SUV driver was killed. That person's name has not been released. The tractor-trailer driver was slightly hurt.