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Appling County fatal wreck investigation continues

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A woman is killed in Appling County wreck involving two pickup trucks and a car. (Source: MyBaxley.com) A woman is killed in Appling County wreck involving two pickup trucks and a car. (Source: MyBaxley.com)
APPLING CO., GA (WTOC) -

A teenage father and his infant remain in a hospital after a fatal wreck Monday in Appling County.

It happened on Georgia Highway 144 - just outside Baxley. The Appling County Sheriff's Office told WTOC that 17-year-old Gustavo Morterra was in surgery Tuesday. His son, 7-month-old Carlos Oliver has a broken arm and is undergoing tests and is expected to recover.

Carlos' mother Jessica Lynn Oliver, 18, of Baxley, was killed.

The cause of the wreck is still under investigation.

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