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2 killed, 2 injured in Ga. Highway 36 crash Thursday night

COVINGTON -- A crash involving a vehicle that was speeding on Ga. Highway 36 south of Covington Thursday night resulted in two deaths and two injuries, according to the Georgia State Patrol.

GSP spokesman Gordy Wright said a trooper entered Ga. Highway 36 from a parking lot at about 9:35 p.m. and observed a Honda Accord traveling at a high rate of speed and passing vehicles on double yellow lines.

"As the vehicle continued toward Covington, the trooper activated his lights and siren to try and stop the vehicle, but the driver refused to stop," Wright said. "Near Cedar Creek Drive, the Honda driver lost control while passing a vehicle, began rotating and traveled broadside into the oncoming travel lane. There the Honda was hit in the side by a Honda Pilot."

The driver and passenger of the Honda Accord were killed in the crash. They were Donald Justin Barnes, 27, and passenger Kimberly Nicole Anglin, 30, both of Covington.

The driver and passenger of the Honda Pilot, a 17-year-old male and a 18-year-old female, were transported by ambulance for treatment.

"There was no contact between the patrol car and any other vehicle," Wright said.

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will 1 year, 7 months ago

It sad that this guy killed an innocent girl and hurt two others. When you drive like an idiot this is what happens. Passing on a double yellow line is just plain stupidity.

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Wyatt1997 1 year, 7 months ago

Stop talking about someone that u dont even know and he is gone so talking about someone who cant deffend him self is very wroung and why would u beleive this paper ppl dont always write wat really happened and u need to shutup and im his brother and u should be downing him and u dont know his surcomstates!!!

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MamaTurd 1 year, 7 months ago

My heart goes out to the families. I mean people if you have a death wish do it with no one around and by yourself so no innocent people get hurt. Rest in piece Kimberly. So sad.

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jah6886 1 year, 7 months ago

I hope your spirit is finally at peace old friend...

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