13WMAZ morning producer Sarah Hager went out to cover a fatal wreck in Macon on Friday morning. As she learned more about the victim, the tragedy struck close to home for her - back to her native Kentucky.

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Judith Stacey, a Kentucky school teacher died after her husband lost control of their car. She ran from the vehicle with her two children and was hit by a tractor trailer.

Stacey was Hager's eight grade teacher back in Kentucky.