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Mother and child killed after Lowndes Co. crash

A mother and child were killed after a three vehicle crash Tuesday night in Lowndes County.

Troopers say 47-year old Adam Jones of Ray City was headed north on 125 when he crossed the center line and hit a dodge caravan head-on just south Of Bethany Road.

35-year old Penelope Johnson was driving that van and died at the scene.

Her son, 8-year old Kegan Dallas Hickox of Valdosta, was taken to the hospital where he died Wednesday morning.

Two other passengers in the van were taken to the hospital and treated and released.

Charges are pending on Adam Jones.

Troopers turned over the investigation to the Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team.

A jeep wrangler driven by William Fisher crashed into the rear of the pick up truck.


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