MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. — Milledgeville Police are investigating a crash that left one person dead and two others hospitalized Friday.
According to a Facebook post from the Milledgeville Police Department, it happened in the 200-block of Lakeside Drive in the Carrington Woods Subdivision.
A 2011 Mazda 3i traveling east on Lakeside Drive and crossed over to the center line and collided head-on with a 2020 Jeep Wrangler that was going west.
The driver of the Mazda, 23-year-old Contavious Phelps was taken by helicopter to an area hospital with serious injuries.
The passenger in the Mazda, 17-year-old Chelsa Hurt, was pronounced dead on the scene.
The driver of the Jeep, 41-year-old Joanna Smith, was driving with a juvenile passenger, and both the driver and their passenger sustained minor injuries.
This accident is still under investigation.
Lakeside Drive was closed down, but is now back open to drivers, according to the post.