DAWSONVILLE - The Georgia State Patrol said a 21-year-old Baldwin man died in a Wednesday evening collision between his motorcycle and a pick-up truck in Dawson County.<br />
Troopers said the crash happened around 5:45 p.m. on Georgia Highway 9 near Jewel Slaton Road. Elijah Cain Simmons lost control of his motorcycle as he tried to negotiate a curve; he crossed the center line and hit the pick-up truck.<br />
Simmons died at the scene, according to investigators. <br />
Troopers said no one else was injured.<br />
Nine students from Georgia Tech’s School of Industrial Design and fourteen students from the University of North Georgia’s doctoral program of Physical Therapy are spending the week on the Dahlonega school’s campus, collaborating to meet the needs of some special north Georgians who face unique physical and sensory challenges.