NWGA Scanner | July 5th, 2021

Driver killed in single-vehicle crash on West Armuchee Road in Walker County Friday

On Friday, July 2nd, 2021, at around 5:45 PM, Walker County 911 received a call regarding a single-vehicle crash with fatality in the area of 6188 West Armuchee Road. According to the Georgia State Patrol, “A 2008 Honda Civic was traveling north on West Armuchee Road. The trooper believes the driver fell asleep while driving, according to the passenger’s statement. The Honda traveled off the west side of West Armuchee Road, struck a fence and a tree with the front of the Honda. The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. The passenger was transported to the hospital. The coroner advised he would make contact with the family.” The family has identified the man as 35-year-old Josh Mclain. They advised he leaves behind a wife and three kids. A GoFundMe page was created to help with the funeral.