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Mitchell Co. wreck claims mother's life, son survives

The wreck was head on (Source: WALB)
The crash killed one person (Source: WALB)
Posted at 4:13 PM, Aug 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-06 18:26:32-04

MITCHELL COUNTY, Ga. (WALB) -Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol responded to a deadly head on crash in Mitchell County Saturday. 

Troopers said Tyondria Crawford, 27, of Albany, was killed in a wreck on Stage Coach road near Shady Road. 

Officials said Crawford's 9-year-old son was in the car with her and was taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.  

The incident happened around 2:45 p.m. 

The GSP said charges are pending for the at fault driver Andrew Smith. Smith was also taken to the hospital. 

Officials said alcohol was a factor in the incident.