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One man dead in Lee County Crash

September 19, 2004

Lee County -- A Preston woman seriously injured in a motorcycle wreck Friday night is in critical condition but remains at Phoebe Putney Hospital.

Elizabeth Shannon was thrown from the motorcycle she and her husband were riding when a car hit the bike head on.

The accident happened on Highway 19 between Leesburg and Smithville.

Shannon's husband, Clifton, was killed instantly. The driver of the car 24 year-old Gregory Turner, of Albany, suffered minor injuries and could face criminal charges pending an investigation.

posted at 5:04PM by scott.hunter@walb.com