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Lilburn man may have texted in wreck

ATHENS, Ala. -- Authorities say a Georgia man may have been trying to send a text message during a deadly crash in north Alabama.

State troopers and the Limestone County coroner said 23-year-old Feliciano Diaz-Perez of Lilburn allegedly ran a red light on U.S. 72 on Thursday morning. His vehicle collided with a car driven by 59-year-old Edna Taylor Barker Harris, killing her.

Troopers said the man might have been trying to send a text message while driving at the time of the wreck.

No charges were filed, but prosecutors will review the case once an investigation is complete.

Harris was a longtime employee of the state prison in Limestone County.