Georgia State Patrol investigating fatal crash in Floyd County
One person was killed in a crash that happened shortly before 9:30P.M. Friday night on GA-20 (Alabama Highway) near Lake Park Drive. According to reports from the Georgia State Patrol, 62-year-old Vanessa Johnson was traveling westbound in her Honda Accord and for unknown reasons struck a 2017 Honda Civic travling eastbound head-on. Johnson was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the Honda Civic, 22-year-old Amber Eason of Rome was transported to a local hospital by Floyd EMS with what is said to be non-life threatening injuries. Floyd County Police Department, Georgia State Patrol, Floyd County Fire Department, and Floyd EMS responded to the crash.
Previous: The crash happened shortly before 9:30P.M. Friday night on GA-20 (Alabama Highway) near Lake Park Drive. Floyd County Coroner has confirmed there is one fatality involved. Georgia State Patrol is on scene and is investigating the crash. We will have further information once it released.