Saturday, June 7, 2014
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MANSFIELD — A 13-year-old Mansfield boy was killed Friday afternoon in an accident involving his dirt bike.
According to the Georgia State Patrol, sometime around 1 p.m., the dirt bike driven by Garrett Barnett was traveling west on Rocky Creek Ridge on the wrong side of the road when it struck another vehicle traveling east. Barnett was ejected after impact. He was transported by EMS to Jasper Memorial Hospital and pronounced deceased. There are no charges, according to the GSP.