Numerous crashes keep First Responders busy
by Halei Lamb | July 12, 2018 10:07 am
by BILL CAHILL
A few weeks ago, there were been numerous daytime motor vehicle crashes in the Swainsboro area. All have occurred on clear days with no wet roads. One wonders where the minds of the drivers were before and during these crashes.
On Friday, June 15, just before 1 p.m., a 2-vehicle collision involving a Nissan Rogue SUV and a Honda sedan resulted in four persons being transported to Emanuel Medical Center (EMC). Swainsboro fire and police, along with Emanuel County EMS, responded.
Around 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, EMS transported the driver of an overturned Nissan Frontier pick-up truck to EMC. Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office and Georgia State Patrol investigated the wreck.
Just before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20, a 2-vehicle collision occurred on Highway 80 East by South Anderson Drive involving a Chevrolet pick-up and Jeep SUV. The Jeep overturned on its side, injuring the driver. She was transported to EMC by EMS. Swainsboro fire, Swainsboro police, and Emanuel County sheriff’s deputies responded, along with Georgia State Patrol, who investigated the crash.
On Friday, June 22, at 4:15 p.m., a Chevrolet Tahoe was struck by a Ford F-150 pick-up at the intersection of Highway 80 East and Plantation Drive. Swainsboro fire, Emanuel County EMS, and Emanuel County sheriff’s deputies responded to the crash.