CRISP CO., GA (WALB) - According to several Facebook posts from Sheriff Billy Hancock, the wife of a Crisp County deputy died after being injured in a crash early Saturday morning.
Marci Thompson, the wife of Sgt. Al Thompson, was hit head-on by a drunk driver traveling in the wrong lane. The crash happened near the Houston County and Dooly County line.
Thompson was flown to Augusta for treatment where she later died.
Sheriff Billy Hancock released a statement on the Crisp County Sheriff's Office Facebook page saying:
WALB has reached out to the Georgia State Patrol to get more information about the other driver and their condition but we have not heard back from them yet.
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