50-year-old driver killed in Athens car wreck

Police said a 50-year-old driver is dead and another was hospitalized on Wednesday morning after a fatal car accident in Athens

Police said Dianna Brown died when her Chevrolet Tahoe collided with a Ford Taurus at approximately 7:19 a.m. on Milledge Avenue.

The two-vehicle crash was on the Milledge Avenue overpass of GA Outer Loop 10, police said. 

Police said the preliminary investigation indicates the Tahoe and a Taurus collided while traveling in the same direction on the GA 10 Loop. The Tahoe subsequently overturned and came to a rest on its roof.

The driver of the Taurus was hospitalized with injuries not considered life-threatening, police said. That driver was not identified. 

Police ask anyone who witnessed the accident to contact Officer First Class Dustin Tilley at 762-400-7355 or by email at dustin.tilley@accgov.com.

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