Chattooga County man died in Sunday wreck

August 9, 2020–4:51 p.m.


The Georgia State Patrol continues an investigation into a Sunday morning car crash that took the life of a Chattooga County man.

Sheriff Mark Schrader said that the Georgia State Patrol has brought in the Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team (SCRT) to aid in the investigation.

Sheriff Schrader confirmed that thirty-eight-year-old Chris Hines of Lyerly was the victim of the accident that happened on Old Holland Road.

Family members of the crash victim have set up a Go Fund Me account to assist in funeral expenses.

We will have more information on the crash when a report is released by the Georgia State Patrol Post in Rome.

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