Man charged with mur­der in fa­tal Ga. crash

The Covington News - - THE WIRE -

DOU­GLASVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Po­lice say an Alabama man is be­ing held with­out bond in a fa­tal Dou­glas County crash.

Dou­glasville Po­lice Chief Chris Wo­mack tells WAGA-TV 23-year-old Dewey Cal­houn Green of Pel­ham, Alabama re­peat­edly rear ended a car be­ing driven by 53-year-old Janice Pitts Wed­nes­day. Wo­mack says Green hit the woman and pinned her be­tween the two ve­hi­cles when she got out of her car to check for dam­age. Au­thor­i­ties say the man then ran her over and tried flee­ing the scene but was de­tained by wit­nesses.

Green is charged with mur­der, ag­gra­vated as­sault and bat­tery.

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