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Tuesday May 24th, 2016 11:33PM

Motorcyclists seriously injured in Toccoa wreck

By Rob Moore Reporter
TOCCOA - The Georgia State Patrol is continuing its investigation into a two-vehicle wreck that left two motorcyclists seriously injured Friday afternoon.<br /> <br /> According to the Georgia State Patrol, a 2006 Chrysler Pacifica was traveling west on Memorial Drive attempting to cross Georgia Highway 17. The Pacifica struck the left side of a Harley-Davidson Ultra Classic motorcycle.<br /> <br /> The husband and wife who were on the motorcycle were seriously injured in the resulting collision, the GSP spokesman said.<br /> <br /> The GSP Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team also responded to the wreck, which occurred in the area of Walmart at 12:22 p.m.<br /> <br /> No additional details are available Friday afternoon.
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