Car smashes into tree in Baconton

Car smashes into tree in Baconton

BACONTON, GA (WALB) - WALB is gathering information on a single-car wreck in Baconton. The driver of the car, which is nearly wrapped around a pecan tree, was removed from the vehicle by firemen using the jaws of life.

The Georgia State Patrol says one woman was involved in the accident around 9:00AM on Ga. Hwy 3 in Baconton. She was taken to the hospital by EMS.

They say she was talking to authorities when she left. No official status from GSP on the woman's condition.

The vehicle has been removed and the roadways are clear.

The GSP is investigating.

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