Lee Co. crash sends 3 to hospital

Lee Co. crash sends 3 to hospital

LEE CO., GA (WALB) - Three people were taken to the hospital after a crash in Lee County Tuesday.

It happened on U.S. 19 near Creekside Drive.

Authorities said a van was making a turn onto Creekside Drive collided with a car in the crash.

According to a report, the driver of the car, 31-year-old Justin High, was taken to the hospital and had surgery for internal injuries.

The driver of the van, 41-year-old Ana Tiempo, and Hirohipo Kambayashi, 19, were also taken to the hospital, but had no major injuries.

Officials said charges are pending against Tiempo.

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