6 vehicle accident reported on Highway 19

The accident happened on Highway 19 in Lee County.
The accident happened on Highway 19 in Lee County.(Cleared)
Published: Dec. 3, 2021 at 7:39 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 3, 2021 at 10:23 PM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

LEESBURG, Ga. (WALB) - A six-vehicle accident happened Friday night on Highway 19 in Lee County, according to Lewis Harris, Lee County Sheriff’s Office chief deputy.

The accident happened at Highway 19 South and Canuga Drive around 6 p.m.

Georgia State Patrol (GSP) said five cars were stopped in a line during traffic on Highway 19 when a car crashed into the group, setting off a chain reaction.

Two people were sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

GSP said Wallace Miller, 51, was cited for following too closely.

Copyright 2021 WALB. All rights reserved.