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Hit-And-Run Driver Tragically Kills Teen in Whitefield County, Georgia


November 15, 2019

WHITEFIELD COUNTY, GA- Newschannel9.com writes that a driver struck and killed an eighteen-year-old pedestrian in the early morning hours over the weekend. The accident took place at the intersection of Georgia State Highway 3 and Maddox Chapel Road.*

The teen died at the crash site. Police identified the victim as a boy from Calhoun. Georgia State Police are investigating the incident and are still searching for the driver. Reports indicate that police found evidence at the scene suggesting that a northbound Buick sedan hit the victim. 

Police are telling people in the area to be on the lookout for a 2000 to 2002 Buick Century Special Edition, Buick Century standard model, or Buick Regal with damage to its windshield and front end. The color of the vehicle is unknown. 

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Source:https://newschannel9.com/news/local/gsp-teenager-killed-in-hit-and-run-in-whitfield-county-early-sunday-morning

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