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Digest: Former Terps track star Sean Lowe killed in auto accident Feb. 11

Digest: Former Terps track star Sean Lowe killed in auto accident Feb. 11

Former Maryland track and field athlete Sean Lowe died Feb. 11 after a head-on collision with a drunken driver in Lawrenceville, Ga., the university announced late Friday. He was 29. Lowe's girlfriend, Shanala Fischer-Williams, and son, Cameron, were seriously injured but are recovering.

"Coaching Sean was one of the highlights of my career," track coach Andrew Valmon told umterps.com. "I have never met an athlete who was so selfless in what he was willing to give back for his teammates. He was an incredible man and doting father. We need more people like Sean in the world and I will make sure...

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