Car-train fatalities identified

May 7, 2013

Georgia authorities have identified the three people killed Friday night in the crash of their car and a passenger train in Stephens County. The dead are all Georgia residents: Crystal Crews, 20-year old Kennesaw resident; and Austell residents 22-year old Areale Leigh Nunn and 23-year old Erich Boecklbauer. The three were in Mazda headed to Toccoa to see friends. WNEG Radio quotes Sheriff Randy Shirley as saying the train carried the car about 300 feet up the track. The car overturned several times, landed in a ravine upside down, and caught fire.

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