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Teenager recovering after fatal Lee County crash

October 23, 2005

Lee County- The teenage driver who overturned his truck in a fatal Lee County crash continues to recover. Seventeen year old Michael Odom remained in critical condition Sunday at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, but nurses say he is improving.

Odom was driving the Dodge Dakota that overturned along Armena Road in Lee County between Highway 82 and Highway 32. The crash threw both Odom and 15 year old Shayla Brooke Griffin from the vehicle. Griffin died at the scene.

Two other teens were not injured. Alcohol was found at the scene, but police have not said if it was a factor in the crash.

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