The fatal crash occurred when traffic had come to a stop for construction on I-16 eastbound near I-95 in Pooler when the driver of a tractor-trailer failed to stop and hit three cars and a pickup truck before colliding another tractor-trailer, which then hit a third tractor-tr
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One car failed to yield to another at Georgia 92 and Jones Road, resulting in a cras that injured eight people. Few details are available at this time. The hurt were taken to Grady Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
An SUV was traveling on Blue Jay Road when the throttle became stuck and the driver was unable to stop. The SUV crashed at the intersection of Blue Jay and Midland roads, overturning. The driver was injured and taken to Effingham Hospital.
A Thursday night crash took the life of one person after the impact of a two-vehicle crash threw them from their vehicle. The accident caused several lanes of the interstate to be shut down for several hours while crews cleaned up.
At about 10:30 a.m., a Camry driven by Garud Acharya attempted to turn left in front of a dump truck. The dump truck ran over the Camry, crushing it. The dump truck was loaded with paving materials it was carrying to pave a parking lot. Garud Acharya died in the crash.
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Shortly after 10:00 a.m., a Piper PA-32 airplane crashed onto the median and eastbound lanes of I-295 in Atlanta. Though all four people and one pet aboard the plane died in the crash, all motorists on the roadway managed to miraculously avoid the carnage, with two vehicles narrowly escaping.
A Columbia County sheriff’s reserve deputy, Arnold Bernat, 67 is severely hurt after being hit by a log truck while bicycling Friday. Bernat was bicycling on Gordon Highway at Gate 2 about 1 p.m.
Cameron Jared Kelly, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene and passenger Nikki Haire, 23, was transported to Memorial University Medical Center in critical condition. The single-vehicle accident happened during heavy rains on Interstate 516 just before 6 p.m., Thursday.
On Wednesday afternoon the driver of a cement truck ran a red light, then overturned and caused an accident in the process that damaged a vehicle on North Decatur Road.
Ladellra Ivey was hit while crossing north on Walton Way at Metcalf Street when she was hit by Evette Richards' car. Ivey was not walking in a crosswalk, according to a statement from Sgt. Monica Belser.
Vehicle hits fire truck responding to accident in downtown Atlanta
An Augusta man, Stephen Rikki Brinson, 24, was working on his car along a road when he was hit and killed by a passing vehicle. The accident occurred along Tobacco Road early Sunday morning when he was struck by the vehicle and killed instantly.
It was just before 12:00 a.m. when Dontavius Marquez King was driving his SUV away from a crash with a Lincoln Town Car, and he lost control and crashed his car into a church on Norris Street, where it overturned.
A police chase in Atlanta began around 1 a.m. Friday when an officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop at Martin Luther King Jr. and Jesse Hill Jr. drives and the driver of a 2005 gray Ford F-150 pickup did not stop.
At about 10 a.m. at the intersection of Montgomery Drive and Browns Bridge Road, two vehicles collided head on, injuring five people including a 16-month old child. Browns Bridge Road was closed for about an hour and a half during the investigation. Check back for more information.
An accident involving two SUVs, a pickup, a minivan, and an 18-wheeler left at least five people hospitalized. Victory drive is closed between 10th Avenue and Jackson Avenue.
The deceased rider, described as a man in his 50s, was pronounced deceased at the crash site. The driver of the Jeep who hit the rider stopped briefly and then fled the scene. Police located the Jeep later parked at a residence nearby. The driver was found and arrested.
Early Sunday afternoon, 19-year-old Joshua Saunders attempted to back up in a black 1978 Chevrolet K10 at a residence on the 2400 block of Miller Drive off Old Cornelia Highway in East Hall when a toddler ran behind the vehicle.
Leah O'Brien, 33, died in a Saturday night car crash in Decatur. O'Brien was a 5-year veteran teacher at Lakeside High School.
Two people were killed and one person seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision in South Hall County late Saturday. The drivers, Cynthia Farmer, 49, of Auburn, and Daisye Faust, 79, of Flowery Branch, died in the head-on crash.
Escondarius Deshon Yarborough was driving on Gillionville Road when he was involved in a collision. The force of the impact caused the car to roll, and Yarborough was thrown through the back window of his vehicle. He landed on the raod where he was then run over by another car.
A 17-year-old boy was likely listening to music while he was walking along the train tracks in Jefferson near U.S. 11 and Cobb Street on Thursday morning.
A total of seven vehicles were damaged in a collision that happened at about 6 a.m. on Interstate 16 that began when a tractor-trailer struck an SUV, and then rolled over a passenger vehicle. The SUV then collided with a tanker truck, and the passenger vehicle burst into flames.
The motorcyclist collided with a tow truck near the 5000 block of Miller Road. Paul Simpson Bloxom, 23, of Columbus, was pronounced deceased at 6:00 p.m. It is reported that he died of blunt force trauma injuries.