VESTA - A quarry owner is in the hospital after being thrown through the windshield of a crane and falling nearly 80 feet into an Oglethorpe County quarry.<br />
Oglethorpe County Sheriff's officials said 51-year-old Bob Adams was flown to the Medical College of Georgia Hospital in Augusta on Monday after the accident. His condition was unknown.<br />
Oglethorpe County emergency medical services director James Mathews said Adams suffered multiple fractures on his legs and arms, but was alert when rescue workers reached him at the bottom of the quarry. Mathews said it took rescue workers an hour and a half to lift Adams out with a crane.<br />
Adams owns American Blue Granite.
Police have identified a man shot near the Underground Atlanta shopping and entertainment complex in the city's downtown area.
Authorities say the suspected gunman ran to Underground Atlanta after firing shots at another man near Peachtree Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.
Police later identified the victim as at 24-year-old Khiry Clemons.