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UPDATE: Fatal accident in Whitfield County south of Dalton

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UPDATE: One woman is dead after a crash Wednesday evening on South Dixie Highway in Whitfield County.

According to troopers, the woman was traveling south on Dixie Highway and tried to pass some cars in a no passing zone going up a hill.

Investigators say she hit another car at the top of the hill and lost control. A total of five cars were involved in the wreck.


ORIGINAL: A four vehicle accident on S. Dixie Highway south of Dalton proved to be fatal Wednesday evening. 

Details are limited be Channel 3 has learned it happened around 6:30 p.m. on S. Dixie Highway at Forest Hills Drive SW just south of Dalton. 

One person was killed and several others injured.  The extent of those injuries are unknown at this time. 

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available. 

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