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On June 8, 2021, Officer M R Umana was dispatched to the scene of an accident at South Cobb Drive SE south of Windy Hill Road SE.

The accident occurred at 18:27.

Mr. S Fordham was driving a Chevrolet Sonic LT and Mr. C Maltsberger was driving a Lexus GX.

Mr. Fordham was traveling west to leave the parking lot of 2475 South Cobb Drive SE.

Mr. Maltsberger was traveling north on South Cobb Drive SE in the center turn lane, preparing to make a left turn onto Windy Hill Road SE.

Mr. Fordham failed to yield before entering the roadway where he turned left into the center turn lane of South Cobb Drive SE and collided with Mr. Maltsberger’s vehicle.

Neither driver reported any injury and both vehicles sustained minor damage, which were removed by their respective drivers.

Mr. Fordham advised that his two dogs were in his vehicle, but it was unknown if they sustained any injury.

Mr. Fordham was cited in terms of O.C.G.A. 40-6-73 “Failure to yield when entering or crossing roadway”.

The weather was rainy, surface conditions were wet, and light condition was good.

The accident was reported in Smyrna, Cobb County.


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