The driver of a Prius is under care at Erlanger in Chattanooga after being airlifted from a serious accident scene at Ga. 140 and Old Dalton Road.
According to Sgt. Chris Fincher of the Floyd County Police Department:
- At 12:12 p.m., Jahna Kerr, 62, of Roswell was driving the Prius north on Old Dalton Road and apparently had stopped in the intersection of Ga. 140.
- Raiford Redd, 61, of Cartersville was driving a Volvo tractor-trailer westbound on Ga. 140, say the vehicle and tried to avoid a collision.
- The truck still hit the passenger side of the vehicle before going off the side of the road.
- Kerr was seriously injured; Redd escaped injury.
- The accident investigation is continuing.