Deleane Starr Ollis, 64 of Rome, turned herself into the Floyd County Jail this week after reports said she caused a wreck that left her sibling with serious injuries.
Reports said that back on July 13 of this year Ollis stopped in the middle of Ga 20 at North Avery Road at the bottom of a hill crest where visibility was extremely low. After coming to a complete stop she attempted a U-turn without clearing oncoming traffic. It was then Ollis struck the driver’s door of an oncoming vehicle.
Police stated that the passenger in Ollis’ car suffered a ruptured spleen, seven broken ribs, internal bleeding and even without a pulse for several minutes.
Ollis is charged with reckess driving and serious injury by vehicle.