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Dougherty County deputy involved in two-vehicle accident

Traffic is slowed after a two-vehicle accident near the Albany Mall Friday evening. Georgia State Patrol is investigating after a white car and a Dougherty County Sheriff's Office vehicle collided in the street. This is a developing story; stay connected with FOX 31 News as more information becomes available.
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Sumter County, GAwfxl.com

Search underway for missing boater at Lake Blackshear

A search is underway at Lake Blackshear for a missing boater. Around 6:30 p.m., first responders were dispatched to Lake Blackshear for a possible drowning. According to bystanders, a man jumped off a boat into the water and never resurfaced. Crisp County Sheriff's Office officials say that Georgia Department of...
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Two killed in single-vehicle crash in Stephens County

A late-night accident in Stephens County claimed the lives of two Toccoa residents. The Georgia State Patrol identifies them as 19-year-old Micah Kaden Ferreira and Andrew Billy Crunkelton, age 20. The accident happened just after 11 p.m. Thursday, July 29, on Prather Bridge Road at Holly Creek Drive. “A Trooper...
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Update: Victims identified in fatal Lee Co. wreck

LEESBURG, Ga. (WALB) - The Lee County Sheriff’s Office and Georgia State Patrol (GSP) investigated a fatal two-vehicle accident on Philema Road, near Chehaw Park Thursday morning. Linda Papp, 73, and Bradley Sammons, 43, a Leesburg mother and son, were killed in the wreck, according to Wendy O’lear, the Lee...
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2 killed in Philema Road collision

LEESBURG, GA – Two people were killed Thursday morning in a motor vehicle accident near the Lee and Dougherty County line. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office says the wreck happened around 8 this morning on Philema Road. The accident involved a passenger SUV and a commercial vehicle. The Georgia State...
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Fatal wreck along Dougherty and Lee County line causing delays

Two people have died following a traffic accident on Philema Road Thursday morning. The wreck involved two vehicles: a Ford Escape and a dually truck that was hauling cars on a trailer. 73-year-old Linda Papp and her son, 43-year-old Bradley Sammons, were inside the SUV. Both died as a result...
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Madison Co deputy coroner arrested on DUI charge

A deputy coroner is Madison County is facing a DUI charge after responding to a call of a dead body while intoxicated. Georgia State Patrol troopers were called to 7070 US-29 North on Wednesday to assist the Madison County Sheriff’s Office on a call of a body being found. A...
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Kentucky fugitive arrested in Henry County

McDONOUGH — The Henry County Sheriff’s Office investigators and SWAT Team assisted the Louisville, Ky., Metro Police Department with the apprehension a man who escaped from a Louisville jail on July 9 after allegedly shooting at an undercover police officer. According to Louisville Police detectives Terrell Q. Gray was allegedly...
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1 dead, 3 injured in fatal accident on Highway 98

UPDATE: The victims in this incident have been identified. According to an updated report from the Georgia State Patrol Tonya Elaine Lester, 49, of Nicholson was the driver of the Suzuki Vitara. The driver of the Ford Explorer has been identified as Jade Shanna Walmsley, 43, of Comer. Her passengers have been identified as Nickole Nicholas Bloom, 67, of Colbert and Sadie Walmsley, 7, of Comer.

VOTE: 2021 "Best Looking Patrol Car" competition

The American Association of State Troopers is holding their annual competition for the "Best Looking Patrol Car", which features cruisers from all 50 states' highway police agencies. Georgia State Patrol said in a post, "The Best Looking Patrol Car contest is happening now and this blue & gray beauty needs...