No serious injuries were reported in a Henry County accident over the weekend.
According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred on Saturday at 1:56 PM at the corner of Franklin Avenue and Old Highway 34. A 2008 Chevy Impala driven by 19-year-old Samuel Carrasco of Mount Pleasant pulled in front of a southbound 2018 Chevy Colorado truck driven by 66-year-old Robert Newman of Mount Pleasant.
The sheriff’s office says both drivers sustained minor injuries in the collision. Additionally, both vehicles were considered totaled.
Carrasco was issued a citation for failure to maintain control.
Mount Pleasant Fire, Henry County Health Center Ambulance, and Breuer’s Towing assisted at the scene.