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Troopers investigating deadly crash

Published 11:50am Monday, December 31, 2012

A Christmas Day wreck that left a Georgia woman dead is still under investigation.

The crash occurred on U.S. Hwy. 31 at the intersection of Alabama Hwy. 55 approximately one mile south of McKenzie.

The accident report showed that a 2003 Honda was struck by a 2003 Chevrolet, driven by Brandon Ray Sellers, 20, of McKenzie. Celeste McCormick, 27, of Roswell, Ga., was a passenger in the Honda and was killed in the crash.

Celeste McCormick’s husband Ryan was driving the Honda. He was injured during the crash and transported to a Montgomery hospital. According to friends of the family he was expected to be released from the hospital on Friday.

Sellers was transported to Andalusia Regional Hospital and later released.

Trooper Kevin Cook said the crash remains under investigation, and it is still unknown if charges will be filed. No comment was given on whether or not alcohol played a role in the wreck.

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