NWGA Scanner | February 3rd, 2021

Dalton teen killed in single-vehicle crash on Underwood Road Tuesday night in Whitfield County

According to the Georgia State Patrol: “On Feb. 2, at approximately 11:15 p.m., Vehicle #1 (2005 Infiniti G35) was traveling north on Underwood Road negotiating a left curve. The driver crossed the center line into the southbound lane and then over corrected to the right. Vehicle #1 rotated clockwise back into the northbound lane and left the right edge of the roadway. Vehicle #1 struck a ditch with its front and struck several trees before landing on its top. Vehicle #1 came to a final rest facing east. Area of impact was on the right side shoulder of the roadway. The crash report is not complete. Driver – Carlos J. Rodriguez, age 19 from Dalton, was fatally injured.”