NWGA Scanner | April 8th, 2021

LaFayette motorcyclist seriously injured in crash Sunday on 136 in Walker County

According to a Georgia State Patrol crash report, on Sunday, April 4th, 2021, at around 8:15 PM, a 2020 Nissan Kicks being driven by Starlina Thompson, 46, of LaFayette, was traveling east on GA-136. A 1994 Harley Davidson, being driven by Douglas Hemmert, 41 of LaFayette, was traveling west on GA-136. Thompson turned left in front of the Hemmert. Both Nissan and Harley made contact at the intersection of GA 136 and the Walmart Parking lot. Hemmert was seriously injured in the crash and transported to Erlanger in Chattanooga by CHI EMS. Thompson was issued a citation by GSP for failure to yield when turning left.