mostlycloudy
Thursday July 2nd, 2015 12:35PM

GSP investigates two head-on collisions in Jackson County

By Alyson Shields Reporter
Related Articles
UNDATED - Two Jackson county car accidents within 24 hours of each other left several people injured, keeping law enforcement and emergency responders busy.

The first accident happened around noon Thursday. According to the Georgia State Patrol (GSP), 75 year old Howard Bolinger of Cumming was unable to maintain his lane and crossed the centerline of Winder Highway at Curk Roberts Road. The car hit a Toyota Tundra head-on.

The driver of the Toyota, 18 year old Miranda Conway, and her passenger, 15 year old Gabrielle Conway, both from Dillard, were taken to the Northeast Georgia Medical Center for injuries.

Bolinger and his passenger, 75 year old Donna Bolinger, were also injured and transported to the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

No charges have been filed at this time.

The second accident happened around 2:00 a.m. Friday on Highway 129 or Athens Highway in the Talmo area. Troopers said Andrew Inyangetor, 24, of Columbia, S.C., crossed the center line while negotiating a curve and hit a Honda Civic head-on.

According to GSP, Inyangetor was charged with DUI, failure to maintain lane, possession of open container in a vehicle passenger area and tire requirements.

The driver of the Honda, Jose Magana Amezcua, 42 from Gainesville, along with four passengers were injured and transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
© Copyright 2015 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Ethics laws set to take effect Jan. 1 in Georgia
After dominating much of the legislative session, a set of major ethics reforms is scheduled to take effect Jan. 1.
7:04PM ( 1 year ago )
Sex offender held in Hall County for failing to register
A 47-year-old man was booked into the Hall County Jail Tuesday, being held without bond for allegedly failing to register as a sex offender, his second such arrest.
6:09PM ( 1 year ago )
Pharmacy robberies may involve same suspect
Oakwood Police Tuesday afternoon released details in a pharmacy robbery they're investigating, similar to one that happened in the Hall County Tuesday morning.
5:46PM ( 1 year ago )
Local/State News
Drought conditions return to N. Ga.
Drought conditions have returned to north Georgia with "abnormally dry" conditions showing up in several counties from near Gainesville to Rome and Dalton.
10:42AM ( 1 hour ago )
GBI, BCSO investigating death at home near Homer
An overnight welfare check at a home near Homer has led to a death investigation.
9:50AM ( 2 hours ago )
GEMA says no evidence of 4th of July threats, but will stay vigilant
The FBI has called for all law enforcement to be vigilant about potential terrorist activity over the Fourth of July weekend, and Georgia officials are heeding the call, though they say there's been no evidence of any threat so far.
By AccessWDUN staff
7:40AM ( 4 hours ago )
Atlanta airport anticipates busy holiday travel weekend
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International officials say the airport will host a projected 327,170 passengers during the holiday weekend.
By Associated Press
6:27AM ( 6 hours ago )
GSP: No charges in E. Hall ice cream truck accident
No charges will be filed after a little boy was struck by a vehicle passing an ice cream truck earlier this week in the East Hall area.
6:09PM ( 18 hours ago )