News Now: Fatal Crash Claims One in Lowndes County

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UPDATE: 6/15/08 9:37 AM

Georgia Highway Patrol is releasing the name of the victim killed in an early morning crash on Saturday in Lowndes County.

25-year-old Juan Soria of Valdosta was killed after his vehicle over-turned and struck a tree.

Funeral arrangements have not been released yet.


Georgia Highway Patrol is reporting a single vehicle accident that occurred early this morning in Lowndes County.

It happened on Carroll Ulmmer Road, near Lester Road, just before five early this morning.

According to GHP, the driver lost control of the vehicle and veered off of the road. While attempting to regain control of the vehicle the driver over corrected and swerved back over the road. The vehicle then overturned and struck a tree.

The driver was killed in the accident. There were no other passengers inside the car and no other cars involved in the crash.

Georgia Highway Patrol says that the family of the deceased has been notified- but they are not releasing the name of the victim at this time.

We will continue to bring you more information as it becomes available.

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