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SUV Rear-Ends Golf Cart in Telfair County, Georgia


March 01, 2019

TELFAIR COUNTY, GA. – According to an online news story from 41nbc.com, and SUV rear-ended a golf cart in Telfair County, Georgia. The collision resulted in one death and serious injuries to another person, according to the news story.* 

The crash happened on February 23 sometime during the evening. Georgia State Patrol and 41 NBC report that a golf cart was traveling north on Long Bridge Road in Telfair County, when a northbound SUV ran into the back of the golf cart. Upon impact, the SUV and the golf cart traveled into the ditch, and the SUV ran over the golf cart, according to Georgia State Patrol and 41 NBC.

Troopers said that both occupants of the golf cart were ejected during the crash, and both sustained serious injuries. The news report from 41 NBC states that Georgia State Patrol confirmed one of the occupants of the golf cart died at the scene. The other occupant was reportedly taken to a hospital in Macon, Georgia, for treatment. 

Both of the people on the golf cart have been identified as men from Alamo, Georgia. Their ages were not included in the report from 41 NBC. No information was provided in the news report about the SUV or the driver of the SUV. It is not clear from the report how many people were in the SUV at the time of the crash.

The circumstances leading to the crash are still not known. Georgia State Patrol is still in the process of investigating this wreck, according to 41 NBC, and Troopers have not yet provided additional details to the media. 

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Source:https://41nbc.com/2019/02/25/golf-cart-accident-dead-telfair-county/

Category: Auto Accidents

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