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Sunday February 14th, 2016 5:16AM
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GSP investigating Banks County wreck that trapped two

By Rob Moore Reporter
COMMERCE - Georgia State Patrol Post 6 in Gainesville is investigating a serious early-morning wreck in Banks County.<br /> <br /> Two people were trapped as a result of the crash on Georgia Highway 63 about two miles from I-85 in rural Banks County.<br /> <br /> The wreck, paged at 6:40 a.m., was located at Georgia 63 and Bennett Road.<br /> <br /> A Franklin County ambulance was called, as well as all three Banks County ambulances, officials report. <br /> <br /> Medical helicopters from both Gainesville and Anderson, S.C., were requested, but were unable to fly due to fog.<br /> <br /> The first trapped victim was freed around 7:35 a.m., with the second freed around 7:50.<br /> <br /> Victims were taken by ambulance to Athens Regional Medical Center and Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
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