One airlifted in Saturday Sledge Road semi crash
Sun, 17 Nov 2013 22:43:08 GMT —
Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to a serious accident Saturday afternoon on Sledge Road in Worth County.
Sgt. Dana Harnage with the Georgia State Patrol says a Ford F150 pickup truck was headed north on Sledge Road towards Highway 82 and a Freightliner semi tractor was traveling south when the right, front corner of the semi truck struck the front-end of the pickup truck.
The driver of the Ford F150 is 91-year-old J.D. Gibbs was treated by Worth County paramedics until Air Evac transported Gibbs to Macon Medical Center with broken bones and a head injury.
The driver of the Freightliner, 28-year-old Jimmy L. Pitts of Omega, was uninjured.
Pitts is being charged with driving too fast for conditions.