Austell man dies after Ford crashes with garbage t...
by From staff reports
12:21 AM, Saturday, April 19
An Austell man is dead after a Thursday wreck at Veterans Memorial Highway and Maxham Road. Cobb police officers are assisting the Austell Police Department with the investigation of the crash after the driver of a black 2002 Ford Expedition carry...

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