67-year-old man dies in morning Twiggs Co. crash


DRY BRANCH, Ga. -- A 67-year-old man died in a morning crash in Twiggs County on Thursday.

According to Georgia State Patrol, the call came in just before 7:30 a.m. for a single-vehicle accident on Ga. Hwy 87 North.

GSP says it appears the 1998 Chevrolet Van attempted to pull over, but just kept going. It then hit traffic sign, trees and a telephone box.

Leon Holmes of Hawkinsville died in the crash.

GSP says, at this time, it appears the man died of natural causes. Officials are still waiting on a toxicology report.

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