At approximately 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 17 a car collided with a train where the Norfolk Southern railroad line intersects with Doris Street in Baxley. Emergency crews worked quickly to free the five occupants from the automobile, a white Buick LeSabre. As a result of the accident two adults were fatally wounded, two children were flown to Savannah, and one child was treated for injuries at Appling Healthcare. The accident is under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol. At the time of publication authorities had released no names associated with the accident.