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Wreck claims South Georgian

May 20, 2006

Colquitt County - A South Georgia woman is killed in an afternoon wreck near the Colquitt/Thomas County line.

It happened about four miles South of Autreyville on Georgia 33 just before One o'clock Saturday afternoon. Investigators say 45-year old Sophronia King Grantham of Boston was driving South on Highway 33 when she ran off the roadway.  Grantham overcorrected and lost control of the Ford Explorer.  It flipped six times before ejecting both Grantham and her passenger, whose name has not been released. Grantham was killed. The passenger remains hospitalized at Colquitt Regional. Neither were wearing seat belts.

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