A Brunswick pilot was killed after a plane crashed around 1:20 p.m. on Saturday in a house near the Malcolm McKinnon Airport on Saint Simons Island. James Ronald Wood, 68, was pronounced deceased at the crash site. Wood was the pilot and owner of the plane.
At about 8:45pm, Claudio was driving on Highway 37 when he crossed over the median and collided head-on with a car driven by Amalia, who was stopped and waiting to make a left turn, and both drivers were killed in the crash.
A mother was killed and her child was seriously injured when they were struck by a private utility truck Wednesday while crossing Durham Park Road near the Indian Creek Marta stop. The two victims were not in a crosswalk, and the truck driver is not expected to face charges.
A 5-year-old boy was killed after he was hit by a motorcycle in south Augusta Saturday on the 2300 block of Amsterdam Drive. The victim, Cameron Walker, was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center where he was pronounced dead in the hospital’s pediatric emergency room.
Two cars collided on Miller Road, resulting in the death of Robert Isaacs. It is unknown what caused the accident and police are conducting blood tests to determine if alcohol was involved. Two other people suffered injuries. No other people have been identified.
Erica Mondor and her friend Autumn Miller were driving with two children in their vehicle when they crashed on Holcomb Bridge Road. Both women admitted to taken heroin, and hypodermic needles and drug related objects were found in the car.
A 27-year-old College Park woman was arrested in a fatal hit-and-run crash after her roommate noticed that her SUV was damaged and called police. Adriana Valenzuela faces a charge of leaving the scene of an accident with a death.
A motorcycle rider is in critical condition, but his passenger escaped serious injuries after colliding with an SUV in downtown Savannah on Friday night. Jonathan Athon, 32, and Emily Boutwell, 26, were taken to Memorial University Medical Center.
At 7:36 p.m. Saturday, Erica Porter was traveling west in the left lane of Abercorn Extension when her Honda CRV was rear-ended by a Ford F150 operated by Willie Smith. The impact caused Smith’s truck to cross the center median into the eastbound lanes of Abercorn Extension.
Damon Lee Jones was driving an ATV near Dunwoody Road when he tried to enter a parking lot and struck a cable barrier. Jones died from his injuries, but his passenger, 17-year-old Timothy J. Wallin, was not injured.
Firefighters were called at approximately 5:15 to the intersection of Howell Bridge Road and Ball Ground Highway, south of Ball Ground. Initial reports indicted a driver was entrapped, but emergency responders arrived to find that neither man was entrapped.
One person had died following a collision between an SUV and a box truck on Reed Drive, close to the intersection at Austell Road in Cobb County, Georgia. The accident occured around 10:03 a.m. Wednesday, October 22, 2014.
Heather Barlow, 35, and a 10-year-old girl died following a collision between their car and a tractor trailer Wednesday morning in Climax, Georgia. A 5-year-old girl is also in critical condition. The accident occured around 7:30 a.m.
One person has been sent to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash on Athens Highway at Gaines Mill Road. A red Ford Ranger was driving northbound around 3 p.m. Monday in the left lane. In the turning lane, a white van was traveling south on Athens Highway headed toward Gaines Mill Road.
The driver of an SUV died after losing control of his vehicle, rolling it and being ejected while driving at high speed across several lanes of southbound I-75 at University Avenue in Atlanta, Georgia. Two passengers were critically injured and taken to the hospital.
Authorities say the driver of a stolen car caused a deadly crash that killed a woman in East Point. Police say an officer was trying to stop a car that had been reported stolen Saturday and began pursuing the car after the driver refused to stop.