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Good samaritans pull family from serious fiery crash on I-75 Sunday night in Bartow County

Posted on April 26th, 2021

On April 25, at approximately 8 p.m., troopers from the Georgia State Patrol Post 3 Cartersville responded to a two-vehicle crash, with a vehicle fire, on I-75 south at mile marker 288 (just south of the Main Street exit). The crash involved a 2006 Nissan Altima, occupied by a 32-year-old male, a 3-year-old girl and […]

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Adairsville man ejected and killed in single-vehicle crash Friday in Bartow County

Posted on March 13th, 2021

A blue Ford Expedition traveling east tried to negotiate a curve towards the right near the 600 block of Pleasant Valley Road in Bartow County. The driver failed to maintain their lane and traveled onto the right shoulder, striking a fire hydrant and a tree before overturning down an embankment. The accident entrapped three people. […]

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Acworth woman arrested for DUI after driving reckless at 114 mph on I-75 in Gordon County

Posted on February 23rd, 2021

According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, on February 18th, 2021, at approximately 10:26 PM, a Calhoun Post 43 trooper observed a blue Ford Fusion traveling southbound on I-75 at a high rate of speed. The trooper checked the vehicle near mile marker 310 with his Stalker Radar and detected the vehicle traveling at […]

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Cartersville man sentenced in federal court for $400k investment fraud scheme

Posted on February 12th, 2021

Media release – Kevin Perry of Cartersville, who ran an investment fraud scam that began when he was a teenager and resulted in more than $430,000 in losses to investors, has been sentenced to three years and five months in federal prison.“Perry’s fraud caused unsuspecting investors to lose their hard-earned money,” said Acting U.S. Attorney […]

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DUI driver struck by vehicle after crashing on Hall Station Road in Bartow County

Posted on February 11th, 2021

According to the GSP: According to the preliminary investigation, around 8 p.m. Wednesday, a Toyota 4Runner was traveling south on Hall Station Road when the driver lost control and wrecked on the shoulder of the roadway. The driver exited her vehicle and entered the roadway where she was struck by a Chevrolet Colorado. The pedestrian […]

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