Victims identified in two fatal crashes in CSRA Friday


JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ga./BARNWELL COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) — Two fatal crashes are under investigation in the CSRA.

In Jefferson County, a crash took place just after 7 p.m. on Friday, November 12. The incident happened on Highway 17 North near Old Quaker Road, authorities said. One person died and another was transported to the hospital, they added. The victim is identified as Diane Dixon, 78, of Wrens. An autopsy will be done at the GBI crime lab.

Meanwhile, in Barnwell County, one person died and one was transported to the hospital following a crash there. The crash happened just before 7 p.m. on Friday, November 12 on SC 3 near Gardenia Road. Two vehicles were involved. The victim is identified as David Monroe, 50, of Barnwell. According to the coroner, he died from multi-trauma injuries.

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