Man seriously injured, taken by Lifeforce in Wednesday afternoon crash in Walker County
Georgia State Patrol Post 41 in LaFayette is investigating a single- vehicle crash which seriously injured a man. The crash happened Wednesday afternoon around 2:30 P.M. on East Armuchee Road near Smith Lane. Walker County Sheriff's Office, Georgia State Patrol, Walker County Fire Rescue, and Puckett EMS all responded to the crash. Preliminary reports say a 1997 Toyota Tacoma was traveling north on East Armuchee. The Tacoma left the roadway went the down the embankment striking a tree. The driver and sole occupant of the truck had to be extracted. LifeForce was called to the scene and landed across the roadway in a field. We will have further information once the crash report is complete.