Coroner identifies woman killed in 3-car wreck in Evans

EVANS, GA (WFXG) - One person is dead after a three-car wreck on Washington Road in Evans, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

Debra Garlington, 61, died on the scene from blunt force trauma, after her silver Avalon crossed into the opposite lane of traffic, Columbia County Coroner Vernon Collins said.

The wreck happened around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Owens Road, Capt. Steve Morris said. Garlington's car hit a black Lexus.

A truck then hit the passenger side of the Avalon, Morris said. The driver of the black Lexus was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the truck was not injured and was not taken to the hospital.

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