Cherokee car fire, wreck leaves 1 dead
by Michelle Babcock
12:24 AM, Friday, July 25
Authorities are working to identify a body pulled from a badly burned car Wednesday night, after the car appears to have left Ball Ground Highway near the Dodd Lane intersection in flames, before crashing into a ditch. The body was sent to the Geo...

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