Whitfield County deputy struck while directing Westside Middle School traffic Tuesday morning
Updated: Sep 4, 2019
According to the Georgia State Patrol a Whitfield County Sheriff's deputy was hit onHi ghway 201 (Lafayette Road) while directing traffic in front of Westside Middle School Tuesday morning. The deputy was injured and taken to Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga via EMS. Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash and said the driver was issued a citation for failure to obey authorized person directing traffic. We will have further information once it is released.