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Crash claims life of elderly Springfield woman


The Effingham County Sheriff's Office says a woman has died after their second fatal crash to take place over the Labor Day holiday.

ECSO officials say an elderly woman is dead following a crash on Old Tusculum Road at Ga. 21 near Springfield Sunday at approximately 4:30 p.m.

Initial reports indicate that the driver, Evelyn Tebeau, 96, of Springfield, was traveling on Old Tusculum Road when she ran into a ditch, striking a power pole.

Tebeau was transported to Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah where she later died.

There were no other vehicles involved and no other injuries were reported.

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