UPDATE: 6 sent to hospital after accident on Peach Orchard Road

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Sunday, March 31, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Authorities are still investigating the accident that sent six people to the hospital Saturday night.

Deputies say a 17-year-old was driving the car on Boykin Road without headlights. They say in the other car was a 58-year-old driver.

The 8-year-old child that was taken to the hospital has been upgraded from serious condition to stable condition.

Charges are still pending for one or both drivers.

Saturday, March 30, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- An accident has sent six people to the hospital with serious injuries.

It happened at the intersection of Peach Orchard and Boykin roads.

Authorities say a helicopter airlifted an infant to the hospital. Others injured were taken by ambulance.

Investigators say a car was moving south on Boykin Road and did not have its headlights on. A second car turned onto Boykin, hitting the first car. Both cars ended up in a ditch.

Deputies are still on the scene. We will continue to keep you updated.

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