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2 killed in crashes on South Georgia roads

PELHAM, GA - (WALB)  Two people died Saturday night in separate crashes on South Georgia roads.

Around 10 p.m. two people were ejected from a Mitsubishi Montero on Dylan Road in Thomas County. State Troopers say Nathan Smith lost control of his SUV and ran off the road. He's hospitalized with injuries, his wife, Christina Smith , was killed.

Two hours later near Pelham, a wrong way driver traveling north in the southbound lane of U.S. 19 struck a tractor trailer then crashed head on into another car.

The driver of the wrong way Honda Accord was killed instantly.

Two people in a Honda Civic were taken to the hospital.

Georgia State Patrol is investigating both wrecks.

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