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Mother charged in I-85 single-vehicle crash

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The mother of a toddler who was ejected from an SUV on Interstate 85 has been charged.

According to the Georgia State Patrol (GSP), Tamecka Shalandra Moore was charged with too fast for conditions, child restraint violation, and a tire violation.

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GSP say Moore's Lincoln Navigator was traveling north on I-85 when the driver lost control of the vehicle.  The Navigator struck the center median wall and the child was ejected. Two-year-old Kiara Brooks was located on the opposite side of the expressway.

Brooks was released from Egleston on Sunday with scratches.

However, according to investigators, Brooks was strapped into a child safety seat but the straps were loose fitting and the right side strap was not latched.

 

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