Man dies after Ga. 316 crash

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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - A man died from injuries sustained in a tractor-trailer crash in Gwinnett County on Thursday.

Westbound lanes of Ga. 316 were shut down for hours following the crash, which happened around 7 a.m.

A black Nissan Maxima slammed into the rear of the tractor-trailer at the intersection of Ga. 316 and Hurricane Trail.

The fire department was called to the scene of the crash to use air bags to lift the 18-wheeler off the car.

Gwinnett County police said the driver of the car was removed from the car and taken to the hospital in critical condition. Dacula resident Anvir Karim, 68, later died.

Police said the other driver was uninjured.



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