Accident in South Fulton, Georgia, Leaves 10 People Injured


January 13, 2019

SOUTH FULTON, GA. – According to an online news report from fox5atlanta.com, a vehicle accident in South Fulton, Georgia, left 10 people, including several children, injured. All 10 people were transported to local hospitals. Few details about the accident itself have been reported at this time.* 

The accident took place in South Fulton, Georgia. It appears an ambulance and a passenger vehicle collided on Old National Highway at the intersection with Jerome Road. Reports indicate traffic was slowed in the area for unknown reasons, and this might have initiated the crash. No details were otherwise released about the cause of the crash or who was at fault. It is not clear what entity owned the ambulance involved in the collision. 

A total of 10 people were injured in the crash, including several children. Reports did not indicate how many children were involved or how serious the victims’ injuries were after the crash. Some of the injured people were in non-life threatening condition, according to officials. All the victims were transported by emergency crews via ambulance to local hospitals, which were not named in reports. No one involved has been identified. 

Police indicated to reporters that none of the children involved in the crash was wearing a seat belt at the time. This could be against Georgia law, which requires children to be properly restrained and in proper safety seats or car seats until age 8. The ages of the children were not released. 

Authorities in South Fulton are continuing to investigate this crash and have not yet provided additional information to the public. 

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