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Woman killed in Hinesville wreck identified


A deadly accident happened on a busy road in Hinesville around 9 p.m. Monday.

Officials say Yvonne Halbur, 58, of Hinesville, was trying to cross West Oglethorpe Highway at the intersection of General Screven Way when Francisco Martinez, 20, was driving eastbound his late model Mustang and hit Halbur. Halbur hit the hood and windshield. 

Ambulance crews rushed Halbur to the hospital, but she died soon after, according to Hinesville Police. 

Investigators say Halbur did not have any identification on her at the time, so it took a while to identify her. 

The accident is under investigation.

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