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Canton, GA 30115
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Two People Injured as Vehicles Collide at Intersection South of Ball Ground
10/22/14 7:11 PM
Traffic was rerouted until the vehicles were cleared.
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Traffic was rerouted until the vehicles were cleared.
Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to an accident at approximately 5:15 this afternoon at the intersection at Howell Bridge Road and Ball Ground Highway.
 
When the call first went out, reports indicated that there was a possible entrapment. Emergency service personnel arrived on the scene to find a Toyota Tundra and a Chevrolet Blazer had collided, however, there was no entrapment.    The male driver of the Toyota truck had injuries to his chest and head. The male driver of the Blazer had possible injuries to a femur. They were both taken emergency to Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia, in serious condition.
 
Traffic in the area was re-routed until the vehicles were removed. The cause of the accident is being investigated by the Georgia State Patrol.
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The Georgia State Patrol is investigating of a cause of the accident.
The Georgia State Patrol is investigating of a cause of the accident.
The Toyota Tundra left the highway and ended at the edge of a field.
The Toyota Tundra left the highway and ended at the edge of a field.
The Chevrolet Blazer had extensive damage to its rear.
The Chevrolet Blazer had extensive damage to its rear.
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