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Thursday August 27th, 2015 3:31PM

Victim in Gainesville crash identified

By B.J. Williams News Director
GAINESVILLE - A woman killed in a Friday evening wreck south of Gainesville has been identified as Yaqueline Ibarra Espino, age 21.

Gainesville Police Cpl. Kevin Holbrook confirmed Sunday that Espino was the driver of a passenger car that pulled into the path of an SUV at the intersection of Athens Highway and Wilson Drive around 7 p.m. Friday.

The driver of the SUV and a child passenger were hospitalized at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Holbrook said their injuries were not life-threatening.

A spokesman for Memorial Park Funeral Home said funeral services for Espino are planned for this week at St. Michael Catholic Church in Gainesville.


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