On August 3rd, 2021, Officer E G Eagen was dispatched to the scene of an accident at the intersection of Westside Drive and Sandtown Road.
The accident occurred at 17:40.
Ms. B Hairston was driving a Kia Sorento LX, traveling southbound through the roundabout on Sandtown Road at Westside Drive.
She believed another vehicle was approaching her from the opposite lane of travel in her lane.
Ms. Hairston lost control of her vehicle and hit the curb on the right side of the roadway exiting the roundabout.
Her vehicle then bounced over the median to the opposite lane of travel, striking a yield sign and a power pole before coming to rest on the opposite side of the road.
Ms. Hairston’s vehicle sustained extensive damage and was removed by Barrows Wrecker.
Ms. Hairston complained of back and neck pain and was transported to Kennestone Hospital.
Marietta Power was notified of the damage to the utility pole which they replaced.
The weather was cloudy, and the surface conditions and light conditions were good.
The accident was reported in Cobb County.