Friday fatality on Peach Orchard Road

Friday, Aug 2, 2013 5:20 PM
Last updated 7:08 PM
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A Friday afternoon traffic accident on Peach Orchard Road near Rheney Road has killed one person, Richmond County Coroner Grover Tuten said.

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The victim’s name is being withheld pending notifying the next of kin.

Richmond County sheriff’s deputies investigating the accident said they were called to the scene about 2 p.m., according to a statement from police.

They found a semi-truck stopped facing north in the center turn lane. A small car had pulled out from Rheney Road and, when it attempted to merge into the northbound lane, struck the rear of the larger vehicle.

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nocnoc
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nocnoc 08/02/13 - 09:13 pm
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Correction noted

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Connor Threlkeld
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Connor Threlkeld 08/02/13 - 06:29 pm
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Thanks nonoc, fixing it now.

Thanks nonoc, fixing it now.

Darby
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Darby 08/02/13 - 09:56 pm
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Don't be so modest nocnoc. Now I'll never

satisfy my curiosity as to what needed correcting in the original article.

Oh well....

PS - And who is nonoc? Any relation??

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 08/02/13 - 10:33 pm
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Secret

Don't think it was anything nefarious, Darby. NocNoc just had them correct the spelling of the street.

nocnoc
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nocnoc 08/03/13 - 07:57 am
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LL - Correct

Just a minor typo.

Darby
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Darby 08/03/13 - 11:03 am
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