1 charged in fatal Barrow County accident on Highway 316 - CBS46 News

1 charged in fatal Barrow County accident on Highway 316

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BARROW COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

One person was charged in the fatal accident that killed another person on Highway 316 in Barrow County Wednesday.

According to a spokesperson with Georgia State Patrol, 40-year-old Roger Bly, from Tennessee, was charged with second-degree homicide by vehicle, and following to closely.

The accident occurred at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday on the westbound side of Highway 316 between Patrick Mill Road and Carl Bethlehem Road.

A representative with GSP told CBS46 that a tractor-trailer, a pickup truck and a passenger vehicle were involved.

The crash killed the driver of the pickup, Cody Grayson Brantley, 29, from Winder, and injured another person.

Authorities said a second accident happened in the eastbound lanes of Highway 316 while officers were working on the first accident. One person was injured in that wreck.

Part of Highway 316 was closed for much of Wednesday due to the accident. The road reopened late Wednesday night.

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