Woman killed in car crash, daughter hospitalized

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DALTON, Ga. (AP) -- Police in northwest Georgia say a woman was killed in a traffic accident that left her 9-year-old hospitalized with serious injuries.

Georgia State Patrol officials said 38-year-old Christy Lynn Wimpey failed to stop at an intersection and was hit by an oncoming dump truck.

Authorities say the woman died almost instantly and her daughter is expected to survive. Officials say Wimpey and her daughter weren't wearing seatbelts.

Officials say the two were on their way to the girl's school at the time of the crash.

Associated Press

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