View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

Forsyth teen hurt in crash on Hwy. 9

POSTED: August 22, 2012 4:00 a.m.
Michele Hester Dawson Community News/

A Forsyth County teenager was injured in a single-vehicle wreck Monday in Dawson County.

View Larger

A Forsyth County teenager was injured in a single-vehicle wreck Monday afternoon in Dawson County.

A Georgia State Patrol spokeswoman said the 16-year-old driver was flown to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta with what were described as non-fatal injuries.

According to the state patrol, the wreck occurred about 1:15 p.m. when the Chevrolet Trailblazer the teen was driving left Hwy. 9 near Jewell Slaton Road and struck a ditch and mailbox.

The teen, who the spokeswoman said was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the vehicle as it overturned.

She added that alcohol and drugs are not suspected factors in the crash.

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

Dawson sweeps Union
Austin Young picks up a sto...
Luke Martin signs to play f...
The family and coaches of s...
Dawson County can now bette...
Avita Chief Executive Offic...
Chamber celebrates 40th bir...
New Member of the Year awar...
Emergency personnel brave s...
A home on Hugh Stowers Road...
Students strut on the red c...
Silas Martin stands on stag...
Driver of minivan sought
Police are looking out for ...
 

Please wait ...