Two killed in separate accidents - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Two killed in separate accidents

Posted: Updated:
  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Purge threats target multiple U.S. cities

    Purge threats target multiple U.S. cities

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:10 AM EDT2014-08-27 11:10:10 GMT

    The Dougherty County Sheriff's Office and the Albany Gang Unit will be in on high alert this weekend after "Purge" threats hit social media. Albany is one of several cities that has been targeted. It mimics the 2013 horror film, "The Purge." 

    More >>

    The Dougherty County Sheriff's Office and the Albany Gang Unit will be in on high alert this weekend after "Purge" threats hit social media. Albany is one of several cities that has been targeted. It mimics the 2013 horror film, "The Purge." 

    More >>
  • Mars celebrates 50 years in Albany

    Mars celebrates 50 years in Albany

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-08-27 04:05:12 GMT
    Albany city commissioners passed a resolution Tuesday night honoring one of the city's tastiest factories.More >>
    Albany city commissioners passed a resolution Tuesday night honoring one of the city's tastiest factories.More >>
  • Alice Coachman Resolution Approved

    Alice Coachman Resolution Approved

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:59:04 GMT
    Bradford Jones, Coachman's Son-in-lawBradford Jones, Coachman's Son-in-law
    An Olympic legend from Albany is honored by home town leaders. Mayor Dorothy Hubbard presented a resolution honoring Alice Coachman to her son-in-law. More >>
    An Olympic legend from Albany is honored by home town leaders. Mayor Dorothy Hubbard presented a resolution honoring Alice Coachman to her son-in-law. More >>

By Wainwright Jeffers - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Two people died on South Georgia roads within the past 24-hours. One in Thomas County the other in Colquitt.

Around midnight 19-year-old Joshua Pritchett died when the pick up truck he was traveling in collided with an SUV.

The crashed happened outside of Doerun on Georgia 33 just north of Tony Brothers Road at the 20-mile marker.

Pritchett died at the scene, he was a passenger in the pick-up. The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash.

GSP is also investigating a single vehicle crash that killed a Grady County woman Saturday morning.

Troopers say 28-year-old Destin Jenkins of Cairo flipped her Nissan Maxima several times around 4:30AM on Georgia Highway 3 near Meigs. She was ejected from the car.

©2010 WALB News. All rights reserved.   Feedback