DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. -- One person died and six others, including two children, were hurt in a single-car accident on Interstate 20 Sunday afternoon.
A Georgia State Patrol trooper said the driver of a Dodge Durango lost control of the vehicle on I-20 east between Lee and Thornton roads. The Durango reportedly rolled across several lanes, but did not hit any other cars.
Eight people were inside the vehicle. Two were ejected during the crash; one of those victims died.
Four adult victims were taken to Grady Memorial Hospital with serious injuries; two had to be airlifted, according to the GSP. The two children inside the vehicle were transported to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston.