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Second person in Coffee Co. wreck dies

 By Karen Cohilas - bio | email

January 19, 2009

Coffee County, GA (WALB) -  A 13-year old girl, badly injured in a car crash in Coffee County has died. Savannah Highsmith was one of two children injured in the wreck on New Forest Highway in Coffee County Sunday.

12-year old Trenton Gustafson is in intensive care at Coffee Regional. They were in a van that collided with a pickup truck. A passenger in their van, 38-year old Walter Jerome Highsmith of Midway was killed.

Both drivers and another child are also hospitalized, but their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

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