Accident in a Motel Parking Lot (Acworth)
On May 26, 2021, Officer C Boyd was dispatched to the scene of an accident on Lake Acworth Drive.
The accident occurred at 18:30.
Mr. M Blankinship was driving a Lincoln Town Car and Mr. S Slade was driving a Mercedes Benz.
Both vehicles were parked in a motel parking lot when Mr. Blankinship backed out of his spot.
The rear of his vehicle collided with the rear of Mr. Slade’s vehicle.
Mr. Slade was not in the vehicle, but in his motel room.
The owner of the motel and witness to the accident, K Lee, located Mr. Slade.
Mr. Blankinship left the scene as he had to pay a bill before the business closed.
However, he returned before the accident report was completed.
Mr. Blankinship gave his details to Mr. Slade.
Mr. Slade’s vehicle sustained moderate damage and Mr. Blankinship’s vehicle sustained no damage.
The weather, surface conditions and light conditions were all good.
The accident was reported in Acworth, Cobb County.