Vehicle Accident Update

February 5, 2013

A photo from the accident scene.

No injuries or fatalities to report after a motor vehicle accident yesterday afternoon at the intersection of Church Street and Oliver Street.

According to an officer with the Elberton Police Department, a vehicle failed to stop at a red light, which triggered the accident.

The car struck a utility pole on Oliver Street.

No significant damage was dealt to the utility pole. Other than a slight traffic delay in the area, no major issues were a result of the accident.

Several different agencies responded to the accident including the Elberton Police Department, Elberton Fire Department, Elbert County EMS, and the Georgia State Patrol.