News Nearby: Man, Dog Die in Fire; Missing Teens Found; Man Struck, Killed by Train
Check out these Patch headlines from communities not far from Alpharetta and Milton.
Cumming Man, Dog Die in Fire - Cumming Patch
A 64-year-old man and his dog died Friday morning following a structure fire in a single-wide mobile home.
Forsyth County firefighters responded to the scene of the fire located at 101 Sawnee Drive in the city of Cumming around 8:24 a.m. See Cumming Patch for more on this story.
Missing Johns Creek Teens Found Unharmed - Johns Creek Patch
According to the Johns Creek Police Department, missing Johns Creek teens Sean Mooney and Fea Raizes have been found unharmed in Savannah. Visit Johns Creek Patch for additional details.
Man Struck, Killed by Train in Downtown Cartersville – Cartersville Patch
A man was struck and killed by a train in downtown Cartersville shortly before 10 p.m. on Nov. 1. Capt. Mark Camp of the Cartersville Police Department released this statement:
"A short time ago a male subject was hit by a train on the railroad tracks in downtown Cartersville near Museum Drive and West Main Street. From the information I have been given the subject is deceased.” See Cartersville Patch for more on this story.
Woman Killed When Car Strikes Tree – Woodstock Patch
Speed and alcohol may have been a contributing factor in an accident that took the life of a Woodstock woman late Wednesday night.
Lydia Bordacs, 57, of Woodstock, died from injuries she suffered after her SUV crashed head-on into a tree along South Cherokee Lane near Jamerson Road at the Cobb/Cherokee line.
Bordacs, who was behind the wheel, hit a tree shortly before 10:20 p.m. and landed near the woods along the road. Her son Peter Kubanyi, 33, was a passenger in the vehicle and was not seriously injured in the accident. Woodstock Patch has more on this story.