A Georgia State Patrol Public Information Officer says one person was killed and another with serious injury following a two-vehicle crash in Carrollton Sunday evening.
According to Konswello Monroe with the Department of Public Safety Public Information Office:
On May 22, at approximately 7:49 p.m., Georgia State Patrol Post 04 #VillaRicaGA investigated a two-vehicle crash on the State Route 166 Bypass and Maple Street in #CarrollCountyGA .The preliminary investigation shows that a Hyundai Elantra, driven by a 38 year old female was traveling north on State Route 166 in the left turn/straight lane. A Dodge Journey, driven by a 16-year-old juvenile, was traveling east on Maple Street. One of the vehicles failed to obey a traffic control device causing the two vehicles to crash. The adult female driver was transported by life flight with serious injuries to a local hospital; her passenger suffered fatal injuries. The passenger’s next of kin have been notified. Carroll County Coroner Keith Hancock identified the deceased as 34-year old Jessica Robinson of Carrollton.
The Georgia State Patrol’s Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team (SCRT) is assisting with this crash investigation.