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Baker Co.Triple Fatality

April 29, 2003

Baker County - 3 people, including a toddler, died after their car slammed into a fertilizer truck.

The wreck happened around 5:30PM Monday on Georgia 37 in Baker County. The truck driver tried to turned onto 121 in front of an oncoming car. The Cadillac didn't have time to stop and slammed into the side of the fertilizer truck.

27 year-old Esjuanta Stewart of Brundidge, Alabama died instantly. One of her passengers, 34 year-old Timothy Bradham was rushed to Calhoun Memorial Hospital where he died Monday night. Stewart's 2 year-old daughter was airlifted to Egleston Children's Hospital in Atlanta, but died Tuesday morning.

The Truck driver, 31 year-old Darren Crittenden of Cairo, was not injured. Charges against him are pending a Georgia State Patrol investigation.

Posted at 4:25PM by kathryn.murchison@walb.com

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