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Henry County car accident kills 8 year old girl

Henry County car accident kills 8 year old girl

  • Posted: April 6, 2015 at 9:26 am

HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — Henry County Police are investigating a crash that killed an 8-year-old girl Thursday afternoon. According to police, a Henry County school bus was traveling on State Route 20 when it slowed down and activated its lights to let a student off at a stop. They state…

Douglas County hit-and-run accident kills baby, injures child

Douglas County hit-and-run accident kills baby, injures child

  • Posted: April 4, 2015 at 1:10 am

A man rear-ended a stopped Toyota at nearly 70 miles an hour, killing an 8-month-old boy in Douglas County. The crash happened on the Liberty Road exit ramp from Interstate 20 westbound just before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. The infant’s 12-year-old sister was airlifted to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. The children’s…

Loose trailer kills young mother

Loose trailer kills young mother

  • Posted: October 9, 2014 at 9:40 am

An unhitched trailer rolled into oncoming traffic, killing a young mother. Kelsey Cartwright, 48, has been charged with second degree vehicular homicide for the death of Tiphanie Fletcher, 25, which occurred September 26 near State Road 92 south of Fayetteville, Georgia. Police in Fayette County claim Cartwright drove a Chevy…

Fatal head-on collision in Ball Ground

Fatal head-on collision in Ball Ground

  • Posted: September 25, 2014 at 7:03 am

A Douglasville man was killed and another driver was severely injured on Highway 372 near Hogan Pond Lane in Ball Ground, at about 5 p.m. on Tuesday. News outlets report that the man was pronounced dead at the scene after he crossed the center line and hit another car head-on,…

Cedartown student killed while en route to school

  • Posted: September 3, 2014 at 1:33 pm

A 17 year old Cedartown High School senior was killed in a single car accident on Collard Valley Road while in route to school. She was well loved by her fellow students and teachers. The cause of this terrible crash has not yet been determined. Cedartown senior killed en route to school was ‘dream…

Accident Kills 3 Teens & Man Mowing His Lawn

  • Posted: August 29, 2014 at 7:27 am

A 17-year-old driver lost control of his Nissan Titan truck while approaching a curve in Murray County. The truck overturned on top of a man who was mowing his lawn. Three teenagers in the truck were killed along with the 57 year old man mowing his lawn. Georgia State Patrol Corporal Jack…

Cobb County wreck injures 13 children

  • Posted: August 15, 2014 at 7:13 pm

A major accident has just taken place in Cobb County. According to Cobb County Police Officer Dana Pierce the wreck happened at about 5:50 p.m. Two vehicles, a Chevrolet Blazer and a large passenger van, went off of the roadway and into the woods. Thirteen children were among the injured. 13 kids…

Drunk Driver causes a head-on collision on I-575

  • Posted: July 24, 2014 at 11:45 am

Kennesaw, Ga — an intoxicated 18 year old left a party and caused an almost fatal head-on crash on I-575 in the early morning hours on Saturday. Cobb County police say she was traveling south in the northbound lanes of I-575 near Barrett Parkway when the crash happened around 2:30 a.m. Police: Wrong-way driver…