Dallas, GA — May 15, 2018, Emily Howell died and Joshua Powell was injured in an accident involving a head-on collision.
The relevant events occured in the early morning on Dallas Acworth Highway, near Frey Road.
Information from the Georgia State Patrol cited in media accounts alleges that Ms. Howell’s Ford Mustang was northbound on Dallas Acworth when Mr. Powell’s southbound Jeep Wrangler crossed the center line, leading to a collision with the Mustang.
Ms. Howell was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. First responders transported Mr. Powell to a local hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries.
Charges are said to be pending in connection with the incident. Although Mr. Powell is a detention officer with the County Sheriff’s Office, it is unclear if he was on duty at the time of the accident.
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