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Gainesville man dies in four-wheeler accident

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) -- A Gainesville man has died after an accident involving a four-wheeler recreational vehicle.

Authorities say 20-year-old Christopher Black was riding a 2001 Yamaha Warrior on Cooper Bridge Road about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Georgia State Patrol spokesman Gordy Wright said the vehicle left the road on a curve and struck a tree. The impact threw Black from the vehicle.

Black was not wearing a helmet.

The accident happened near the line dividing Hall and Jackson counties.