2 people killed in Oconee County crash
by Associated Press Wire
February 26, 2013 12:00 PM | 1224 views | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend | print
WATKINSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a crash that claimed the lives of two people in northeast Georgia.

Oconee County Chief Deputy Lee Weems told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the single-vehicle crash happened Monday night on Hale Road, in the southern part of the county.

Georgia State Patrol Sgt. Tim Meyer told The Athens Banner-Herald that 36-year-old driver John Edwards of Athens and his passenger, 23-year-old Stephen Marlow of Madison, were found dead at the scene.

Few other details were available Tuesday morning.

Oconee County is about 60 miles east of Atlanta.

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