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Fatal crash closes several lanes on I-85 in Gwinnett County
Source: WGCLDuluth, GA (WGCL)A fatal crash has forced the closure of several northbound lanes along I-85 in Gwinnett County.The crash is near the Pleasant Hill Road exit.Few details are known about the crash but police have confirmed that a fatality occurred.Police are moving commuters slowly throug
Woman Refuses to Get Off Spirit Airlines Flight, Forces Everyone Else to Deplane
A woman filmed herself refusing to get off of a Spirit Airlines flight out of Atlanta, Georgia, on May 1, causing the cabin crew to have all the other passengers deplane. A week later, her Facebook Live had racked up nearly 3 million views.Safira Allen cited a series of unconfirmed incidents includi
Woman poses as bank customer, makes large withdraw from Lawrenceville bank using fake ID, police say
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Police are asking for public help to identify a woman who claimed to be a customer and withdrew $2,500 from an account belonging to a North Carolina woman.Police say she made the withdrawal from a SunTrust bank at 3590 Club Drive in unincorporated Lawrenceville on Tuesday, July
3D model of head released in hopes of identifying remains found in Georgia woods
Authorities said at the time the remains had been in the woods for several years, and that there were no obvious signs of trauma or foul play noted at the spot where the discovery was made, FOX5 reported at the time. No clothing or personal possessions were located at the scene.
Fatal Hit-And-Run Driver Arrested: Lawrenceville Police
On Monday, Leonard Decouto, 51, of Lawrenceville was arrested and charged with first degree vehicular homicide, felony hit and run, and failure to maintain lane.
Gwinnett County man enters guilty plea in daughter's starvation death
Calvin Mcintosh, 48, entered an Alford plea in Gwinnett County Court on Tuesday to felony murder and three counts of child cruelty. An Alford plea does not admit guilt, but concedes there is enough evidence for a conviction.
The biggest game for Georgia and every other Top 25 team
OK, we've had our fun with the non-conference schedule. Auburn-Washington, LSU-Miami, TCU-Ohio State. But now it's time to really dive into conference play, where postseason spots are won and lost. What's the most important game for each Top 25 team as they jockey for bowl and playoff positioning? L
North Hall High security guard hit by pickup truck
Hall County authorities said a security guard at North Hall High School was hit by a pickup truck Tuesday afternoon.Hall County Fire Services Capt. Zachary Brackett said a pedestrian hit by a vehicle was transported Sept. 18 in emergency status to Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. He
Man arrested in fatal Lawrenceville crash involving U-Haul truck
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA (CBS46)Police have arrested a man in connection to a fatal crash that claimed the life of a Gwinnett County woman on September 10.Leonard Decouto, 51, was arrested on Monday after he allegedly struck 79 year-old Tran Hong with his U-Haul truck at the entrance to the Millridge subdi
Man dies after being crushed by machine at Georgia workplace
CARROLLTON, Ga. —A man was killed Monday when he wascrushed by a machineat his job in west Georgia, a fire department official said.The incidentoccurred between 5:30 and 6 a.m. at DieTech Industries in the 100 block of Automation Drive, Carrollton fire Chief Jimmy Bearden toldWSB-TV.
Injury to Levitre a season-ender, forcing Atlanta Falcons to add guard to roster
Jul 27, 2017; Flowery Branch, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons guard Andy Levitre (67) and tackle Jake Matthews (70) share a laugh on the field during training camp at the Falcons Training Complex. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY SportsDale Zanine
Gainesville downtown square closed for Thursday events
Motorists could hit traffic delays and lane closures in downtown Gainesville Thursday, Sept. 20, because of several events scheduled around the same time.The Gainesville square will be closed to all traffic, including at West Academy Street, at Spring Street and Washington Street at Green Street, ac
Kick time, TV set for Tennessee's game at Georgia
Tennessee faces Florida on Saturday night at Neyland Stadium (7 p.m., ESPN), while second-ranked Georgia visits Missouri for a noon game.
Georgia vs. Tennessee kickoff announced by SEC
The UGA offense racked up 294 yards rushing and 5.3 yards per carry in the win. Nick Chubb, after suffering a gruesome knee injury in Knoxville in 2015, led the way with 16 carries for 109 yards. Jake Fromm, a freshman quarterback making his first SEC start on the road, had a pair of rushing scores.
74-year-old Athens woman killed by car on West Broad Street
A 74-year-old woman died after being struck by a vehicle on West Broad Street, the Athens-Clarke County Police Department reported on Monday.According to an ACCPD press release, Patricia Barker of Athens crossed six lanes of traffic before being struck at the corner of West Broad Street and Briarcli
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Suspect in fatal Lawrenceville hit and run turns himself in, charged
Decouto is accused of leaving the scene in the damaged U-Haul before police could arrive, and last week, Lawrenceville police asked for the public’s help in identifying the truck and driver.
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Police: Katt Williams threatened with gun by Atlanta radio host's husband outside comedy club
NORCROSS, Ga. - Comedian Katt Williams and Atlanta radio host Wanda Smith allegedly got into a fight outside the Atlanta Comedy Theater in Norcross that ended with Smith’s husband pulling a gun on Williams, according to a report from the Gwinnett County Police Department.Smith and Williams reportedl
Column: Forget about No. 2 or 3 in the polls, UGA, just keep avoiding Alabama
ATHENS, Ga.–It's difficult to formulate an opinion about UGA and Clemson alternating the No. 2 and 3 slots in the Associated Press andUSATODAY/Amway Coaches polls, respectively, without coming off as snarky.