Several Injured in Rollover Crash in Albany, Georgia
ALBANY, GA. – Several people were injured January 24 in a rollover crash in Albany, Georgia, according to an online news story from walb.com. The drivers of the two vehicles involved have been identified, but the names of passengers were not released. One of the drivers was cited for causing the accident.*
The accident occurred on the morning of January 24, though reports did not specify what time. Two vehicles collided on a busy intersection in Albany. The Albany Police Department reports that a 2013 Kia Sorento was traveling west on 7th Avenue and attempted to turn left onto North Monroe Street.
The Kia turned into the path of an eastbound 2007 Hyundai Tucson on 7th Avenue, and the two vehicles collided. Upon impact, one of the vehicles overturned. Photos from the scene indicate it was the Hyundai that turned onto its side.
The driver of the Hyundai and passengers in the Hyundai were injured, and emergency crews transported them to Phoebe Putney for treatment. The extent of their injuries and current medical conditions have not been reported. The driver of the Hyundai has been identified as 46-year-old Aricia King, of Albany. The passengers were not identified, and it is not clear how many passengers were in the Hyundai.
It does not appear that the driver of the Kia was injured. She has been identified as 52-year-old Kay Parker, of Leesburg, Georgia. It is not clear if any passengers were in the Kia. Albany Police said Parker was at fault in the collision, and officers cited her for failing to yield to the right of way while turning left.
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