ARLINGTON, GA (WALB) - GSP troopers say a Miller County ambulance was traveling southbound on highway 45 headed to Miller County hospital when the driver tried to pass a fertilizer spreader, which was going north. The spreader was making a left and collided with the ambulance. Officials say the patient that was being transported, 84 year-old Leila Duvall died. She was being taken to the hospital for flu-like symptoms.
The driver of the ambulance was taken to Miller County hospital and treated for minor injuries. The driver of the fertilizer spreader was not injured.