COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – An afternoon accident on Washington Road sends a motorcycle rider to the hospital.
The wreck happened at the intersection of Washington and Baston Roads.
According to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, the motorcycle was rear-ended at the stoplight by an SUV, which resulted in the rider being run over.
The driver of the SUV told deputies she fell asleep at the wheel while approaching the intersection.
The motorcycle rider is currently at Augusta University Health for her injuries.