Georgia State Patrol: Cartersville man, 22, dies in truck collision on U.S. 411; Ohio man, a passenger in an accident on I-75, sustains fatal injuries.
The Georgia State Patrol is investigating two fatal accidents in Bartow County. Both reports are preliminary. The latest:. Accident claims 22-year-old Cartersville man: On Sept. 16, at 7 a.m., the Georgia State Patrol Post 3 Cartersville was requested to investigate a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 411 near mile marker 6. The preliminary investigation shows that vehicle #1 was attempting to cross over the west bound lanes of the highway to turn left onto eastbound 411.
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. — A swimmer has drowned at Jacksonville Beach on Friday according to Mayor Chris Hoffman. The Jacksonville Beach Police Department were called in to find the man who was reported as a missing swimmer at 6:31 p.m. JBPD enlisted the help of JSO air units and lifeguards but the man was found unresponsive in the water at 7:16 p.m.
Jasper County sheriff’s officials on Friday evening released the names of the three people who died in a helicopter crash there on Wednesday night. The dead were identified as Alister Pereira, 42, one of the pilots; Charles Ogilvie, 46, another pilot; and Carson McElheney, 40, a prominent landscape architect in Atlanta.
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MONTICELLO, Ga. (AP) — Three people were killed when a helicopter crashed in the dense woods of a national wildlife preserve in central Georgia, a federal investigator said Friday. The Robinson R66 helicopter scattered debris over a path 125 feet (38 meters) long, indicating a “high-energy impact,” Aaron McCarter, an...
MONTICELLO, Ga. (AP) — Federal authorities say a helicopter with three people on board has crashed in a national wildlife preserve in Middle Georgia and search crews were looking for the wreckage. The Telegraph of Macon reports that teams of people were searching Thursday for the wreckage of the aircraft...
MONTICELLO, Ga. (AP) — A federal investigator says three people were killed when a helicopter crashed in a densely forested area in central Georgia. Investigator Aaron McCarter of the National Transportation Safety Board told reporters Friday that the Robinson R66 helicopter scattered debris over a path 125 feet long. He...
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. – A 43-year-old Georgia man drowned at Jacksonville Beach on Friday, according to Mayor Chris Hoffman, who cited information from the Jacksonville Beach Police Department. Officers were reportedly called to the area of the beach between 7th and 8th Avenue North around 6:35 p.m. Investigators reported that...
On September 16th at 7:00 AM the Georgia State Patrol Post 3 of Cartersville was requested to investigate a two-vehicle crash on Georgia 20 near mile marker 6. The preliminary investigation shows that a tractor-trailer (vehicle 1) was attempting to cross over the westbound lanes of Georgia 20, to turn left onto Georgia 20 eastbound.
Rescue teams from across the region were searching Thursday for a helicopter that went missing late Wednesday in Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge about 20 miles north of Macon, law enforcement officials said. The crash site was located around noon Thursday deep in the woods in area below Ga. Highway 83,...
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Georgia State Patrol is investigating a fatal ATV crash in Washington County. On Saturday, state patrol officers were called to investigate a single vehicle crash on New Bethel Road. Authorities identified 42-year-old Heather Frasier of Bartow as the driver of a Polaris Ranger pulling a trailer.
16-year-old injured in Chattooga 4-wheeler accident has died. Earlier: Three teens injured in separate four-wheel accidents.
One of two Chattooga County teens seriously injured in a Saturday four-wheeler accident has died. Joshua Hernandez-Solis, 16, was listed as the driver of the vehicle in the report compiled by the Georgia State Patrol. A 16-year-old girl also was injured. Josh was a sophomore at Trion High School and...