Summerville woman killed in head-on crash on Highway 27 Sunday morning in Chattooga County
According to the Georgia State Patrol on Sunday, Mar. 15, at approximately 6:30 a.m., Vehicle 1, a 2014 Dodge Avenger, was traveling south on GA 1. Vehicle 2, a 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac, was traveling north on GA 1 in the left lane. The 2014 Dodge Avenger crossed the center turn lane and entered the left, northbound lane. The 2014 Dodge Avenger struck Ford Explorer in the left front with its left front. The Ford Explorer then overturned while continuing north on GA 1 before coming to final rest on its top. The driver of the Ford Explorer, Haley Smith, age 22 of Summerville, was unrestrained and suffered fatal injuries. The driver of the 2014 Dodge Avenger, a 20-year-old female, was transported to Floyd Medical Center with serious injuries. GSP said the report is not complete.