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Charlton County sheriff's son killed in single vehicle crash

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As the West Mims fire burns in his county and his deputies assist residents in evacuations, Charlton County Sheriff Dobie Connor learned that his son was killed in a crash on Georgia Highway 121 Tuesday night.

According to a source, Steven Connor's pickup truck left the road for an unknown reason and hit a tree. He was killed in the impact. The Georgia Highway Patrol was investigating.