Trooper injured in crash while responding to assist with chase on I-75 in Crisp County

A Georgia State Patrol officer was transported to the hospital after a car chase in Crisp County on Friday morning. 

Corporal Duckworth attempted to stop a white Honda Accord for excessive speeding when the driver failed to stop, according to Sheriff Billy Hancock.

While responding to assist with the chase, a GSP trooper was involved in a one vehicle accident at the intersection of US Highway 441 and GA Highway 300. 

He was injured and transported to Crisp Regional Hospital. 

Crisp County Sheriff's Deputies ended the chase at GA 401/I-75. 

The Honda driver, Denavian Jarqueaz Golson,17, was arrested Friday morning around 10:30 and transported ti Crisp County Detention Center.

Golson is charged with fleeing and attempting to elude, speeding in excess maximum limits, driving without a license and possession of marijuana less than an ounce.  

 

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