1 killed in wreck on Powder Springs Road
by Marcus E Howard
July 16, 2012 01:32 AM | 7456 views | 5 5 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend | print
MARIETTA — A 21-year-old Marietta man was killed in a crash over the weekend on Powder Springs Road in Marietta. Four other people were injured in the crash police continue to investigate.

Jordan Irby died at the scene as a result of injuries he sustained in the crash that happened around 11:20 p.m. Saturday, Cobb police said.

According to investigators, information from the scene indicated Irby was the driver of a black 1999 Honda Accord that failed to maintain its lane of travel northbound on Powder Springs Road near Pamela Circle, just east of Callaway Road, and collided with a southbound silver 2002 BMW X5.

The BMW driver, Jesus Estrada-Hernandez, 41, of Marietta, was transported to WellStar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries. The right front passenger of the BMW, a juvenile, was transported to Kennestone, where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Kandice Grace, 19, of Marietta, the right front passenger of the Honda, was transported to Kennestone, where she was being treated for serious injuries.

A second passenger in the Honda, Justin Grace, 20, of Marietta, was transported to Kennestone where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
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July 20, 2012
r.i.p sad to see one of my homeboys to go so soon. my god bless all family involved in this.
July 18, 2012
J. Collins
July 16, 2012
May God grant the Irby and Grace family the strength to get through this most difficult time. Jordan was a good kid. I had a couple of classes with him and M(r)s. Dot (his mom). This is a sad loss...
former Lobo
July 16, 2012
Prayers for the Irby family. May God be with Dorothy and Craig in this tragic time.
July 17, 2012
This is such an unbearable tragedy. A memorial fund is being set up for the family.
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