Accident on Highway 13 leaves one injured

Shown is the 2015 Kenworth involved in an accident on Hwy. 13 on Feb. 28.

A two-vehicle accident involving a commercial vehicle occurred on Highway 13 at approximately 11:21 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28. The accident occurred when the 2018 Nissan Armada, driven by Harley R. A. Wise, 27, of Berry, struck the 2015 Kenworth driven by Robert L. Adams, 53, of Rome, Ga.


Two injured in truck, motorcycle accident

Pictured is the Harley Davidson motorcycle that was involved in the accident.

An accident at approximately noon on Feb. 2 on Temple Ave. North between a 1996 Dodge Dakota pickup, driven by James Alford Jenkins of Vernon, and a Harley Davidson motorcycle, driven by David Lesley Smith of Winfield, sent the two occupants of the motorcycle to the hospital for medical treatment.

Volunteer fireman killed in vehicle accident

Fayette Police Chief Danny Jenkins reported that a Lawrence Mill volunteer fireman was killed on Monday, Feb. 5 in a vehicle accident as he returned to the fire station following a fire. He said a one-vehicle accident claimed the life of Tony Baumgartner, 71, of Fayette in an accident that occurred approximately one-mile west of Calvary Church on Co. Rd. 80.


Accident causes one injury

This accident resulted in one injury and severe damage to the vehicles.

An accident occurring at approximately 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4 left one person injured and caused severe damage to the vehicles. The accident occurred between a 2017 Toyota Camry, driven by Hannah Brooke McCool of Sulligent, and a 2013 Jeep Wrangler, driven by Karen Viola Warren of Winfield. The accident was worked by the Fayette Police Department, and no additional information is available concerning the incident.

Accident causes vehicle damage, injuries

This accident occurred at the intersection of Hwy. 171 and Hwy 159.

An accident, occurring at the intersection of Highway 159 and Highway 171 South, caused severe vehicular damage and injuries. The accident occurred at approximately 5:49 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 9. Manuel Portuges Ajqui was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox, and John David Horton was driving a 2024 Chevrolet 3500.

One injured in vehicle accident

This 2004 Buick Century was involved in the accident.

Rhonda Jackson Warren of Fayette was injured and transported to a medical center for treatment during an accident that occurred between the 2004 Buick Century that she was driving and a 2010 Toyota Tacoma, driven by Charles Ian Rainey of Fayette.

Accident at Highway 18/96 intersection

Pictured is an 18-wheeler that overturned Thursday, April 20 at the intersection of Highway 96 and Highway 18 in Fayette.

An 18-wheel, 2018 International truck and trailer overturned as it approached the right-turning lane of Highway 96, entering Highway 18. The accident occurred at approximately 12:18 p.m. on Thursday, April 20. The truck was owned by Excel Transportation, and was driven by Spencer Dillian Reid, of Wyoming, Mont.