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67-year-old Covington man dies in wreck

A Covington man died on the scene after his vehicle was struck by another on Butler Bridge Road early Thursday morning.
According to the Georgia State Patrol (GSP), Curtis Douglas Baxter, 67, was in his 2006 Ford pickup at a stop sign at the intersection of Butler Ridge Road and Ga. 212. A 1994 BMW passenger car was traveling east on Ga. 212, when the Ford truck attempted to turn left to travel west on Ga. 212.

The BMW struck the left side of the truck.

Both vehicles overturned and flipped off the north edge of Ga. 212, east of Bethany Road, according to the GSP.

The BMW driver, Drew Alexander Parrott, 18 of McDonough, was injured and airlifted to Atlanta Medical Center.

According to the GSP, charges are pending.