ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Dougherty County Police responded to a serious car crash involving a truck and a Yukon SUV, around 1:30 p.m. Friday in the 5600 block of Hill Road.
Investigators said a truck was heading westbound, and the SUV carrying a family was heading east. DCP said the truck driver reported seeing the SUV go past him, begin to swerve and then over-corrected, and struck a telephone police.
There were two adults, one man and one woman, and two infants. The man sustained serious injuries as did one baby. Both were rushed to the hospital.
Multiple DCP units, two Albany fire trucks, four ambulances and multiple Albany fire rescue vehicles were all on scene.
For hours, Water Gas and Lights crews have been trying to repair an electrical pole after a family’s car hit it. Now, several members of that family are battling severe injuries.
Now DCP are still investigating what actually happened in this case. They’re unable to release the names of those involved. As soon as we find out more information, we’ll be sure to update you.