Tuesday Accident Leaves Two Injured; Lifeforce Called for One

The Georgia State Patrol Post in Rome is still investigating an accident that left two people injured on Tuesday afternoon at Cloudland.

The accident happened between Riverhaven Lane and the new bridge over the East Fork of Little River on Highway 48 at Cloudland.

According to reports, two vehicles collided on the highway sending John Smith of Cherokee County, Alabama and Connor Vinson of Summerville to the hospital with serious injuries.

Lifeforce was called in from Chattanooga. Vinson was transported from the scene of the accident at Cloudland to a staging center at the ballfields in Menlo.

Smith was taken by ambulance to Floyd Medical Center.

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