UPDATE: Two people were killed in separate crashes in northwest Georgia over the weekend.

The first crash happened on Highway 157 near Nickajack Road in Walker County on Sunday, shortly after 10:00 p.m.

The Georgia State Patrol says 44-year-old Edward David Kendrick, of Rising Fawn, ran off the road in a curve, hit a guardrail and flipped his SUV, landing in the driveway of a home.

The GSP says Kendrick was partially ejected from the SUV and pronounced dead at the scene. 

Two juvenile passengers were taken to a local children's hospital for treatment.

A second crash happened in Dade County on Highway 136 east of Piney Road around 12:15 a.m. on Monday.

The GSP says the driver of a pickup ran off the road while in a curve and rolled onto the driver's side, hitting a tree.

The passenger, 25-year-old Brittany Morrow from Chattanooga, was thrown from the pickup and pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver, whose name has not been released, was taken to Erlanger where his condition is unknown.

The investigations of both crashes are ongoing.

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ORIGINAL STORY: Two fatal crashes were reported Sunday night in North Georgia.

The first one happened in Walker County just after 10:00 p.m. on Highway 157 near Nickajack Road.  One person died in a single vehicle crash. 

The other crash was in Dade County on Highway 136 near the New Salem Community.  One person died in that crash.

We are working to get more information and will you the latest as soon as we can.