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Driver Life-flighted After Wreck on Highway 140

The accident happened on Highway 140, just passed the Arnold Mill Road intersection.
The accident happened on Highway 140, just passed the Arnold Mill Road intersection. (click image for slideshow)
June 28, 2016 | Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a two vehicle accident this afternoon, just shortly after 5 o’clock, on Highway 140, just south of the Arnold Mill Intersection. Emergency service personnel arrived on the scene to find a commercial truck and a Chevrolet Astro had collided. The driver of the Astro, a man who appeared to be in his mid-40s, was entrapped and had to be extricated from his vehicle. ... (read complete story)

The driver of the commercial truck was complaining of neck and back pain.
The driver of the commercial truck was complaining of neck and back pain.
The driver of the Astro was flown to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.
The driver of the Astro was flown to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta.
The dog that was in the passenger seat appeared to be OK.
The dog that was in the passenger seat appeared to be OK.
The driver of the Astro had to be extricated from the vehicle.
The driver of the Astro had to be extricated from the vehicle.
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