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Driver Killed In Fiery Truck Accident

Posted April 18, 1996 7:00 a.m. EDT

— April 19, 1996 - 10:00 a.m. EDT

The driver of a Georgia Pacific truck was killed Thursday when his rig smashed into a retaining wall and burst into flames.

The accident occurred on Interstate 40 and 85 near Mebane, when the truck apparently swerved to avoid hitting debris that fell off another truck