LEE CO., GA (WALB) - Three Lee County persons had to be transported to the hospital after a head on collision on U.S. 19 about noon Friday, but their injuries did not appear serious.
The crash happened on U.S. 19 about one mile north of the Lee Dougherty county line....and Georgia State Patrol troopers say it was caused by one of the driver's medical condition.
Trooper say 73 year old Robert McCarter of Leesburg was traveling south, when his Honda crossed the center line and struck the Red Nissan driven by 62 year old Deborah Cone. She and her husband, Wendell Cone, and McCarter were all transported to the hospital....but did not suffer any apparent serious injuries. McCarter was cited for failure to maintain lane.