Head On Crash Claims Life of 8 Year Old

An 8 year old girl died from injuries in a head-on crash just North of LaFayette, Tuesday afternoon.
The State Patrol identified the child as Sarah English, who was pronounced dead at T.C. Thompson Children’s Hospital.  She was a passenger in the car driven by Cara Casey Blalock, who was transported for treatment of injuries.
The driver who crossed over the center lane of Highway 27 was identified as 29 year old Cody A. Gann.  The State Patrol charged him with driving under the influence and a felony probation violation, at the Walker County Jail.