December 1, 2020

Accident claims life of Bowdon woman

(Bowdon, GA) — According to a report released by the Georgia State Patrol, a woman was killed in an automobile crash yesterday in Carroll County.

The report states the wreck occurred Tuesday night around 9:30 p.m. on Georgia Highway 100 south of Fountain Road in Carroll County.

Anita Smith, age 44, from Bowdon had parked her Chevrolet Aveo partially in the roadway and in a curve.

According to GSP, Smith had gone to the passenger side of the car and was returning to the driver’s side when she and her vehicle were struck by a GMC Sierra.  She died at the scene.

The crash investigation is continuing and charges against the Sierra driver are not anticipated, said GSP.


  1. So sorry to hear about this. She was a first cousin to my husband. So young. Our prayers are with her child and the family.

  2. So sorry to hear this .Her husband died less than three years ago. Blessing for the son . God has a plan and he is never too early or too late. God loves you.

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