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Boy in critical condition after head-on collision

June 21, 2004

Sylvester- Not much is left is of the Chevy Tahoe in which 8 year old Donnie Stephens, Jr. and his 46 year old mother Sheila Rice Smothers were riding.

Troopers say the two were headed East on Highway 82 in Sylvester around 3 AM Saturday morning. They believe Smothers may have fallen asleep at the wheel when her SUV crossed the center lane and slammed into a tractor trailer. She died instantly.

Kenneth King, the driver of the semi suffered minor injuries.

Posted at 6:40 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com

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