CONYERS - A violent collision between two vehicles on a slick Flat Shoals Road while rain was falling Friday morning sent both drivers and a passenger to the hospital. Their conditions were not available at press time.

The accident occurred shortly after 9 a.m. at the city/county line on Flat Shoals Road, near the Alman Creek subdivision. A Porsche Cayenne and a Dodge Durango collided head-on on the driver’s sides, with both vehicles leaving the roadway and overturning. Firefighters had to knock out the front windshield of the Durango to remove the driver and had to use extrication equipment to get the driver of the Porsche out.

The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the accident.

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Born and raised in Decatur, Ga. Graduated from Shorter College in Rome, Ga. in 1979 with B.A. in Communications. Worked in community newspapers for 25 years. Started at Rockdale Citizen/Newton Citizen in January 2016.