UPDATE: One killed in head-on crash in Tunnel Hill
Georgia State Patrol has confirmed one person has died in a crash in Catoosa County.
UPDATE: Georgia State Patrol has confirmed one person, Larry M. Mooney, 33, has died in a crash on Highway 2 in Catoosa County. A second person was transported to the Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, GA and treated Charles Cooper, 60, for non-life threatening injuries to his arms and legs from the crash.
The head-on crash happened around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning in the Tunnel Hill community near the intersection of Catoosa Parkway and Lake Road.
According to GSP Sergeant Chris Harris tells Channel 3, an SUV traveling eastbound crossed the center line and collided with an oncoming truck. When first responders arrived on scene they had to extricate both of the victims, one had already died from injuries in the crash.
Sgt. Harris could not confirm at this time if speed was a factor. Right now, the cause of the crash is still under investigation.
The identity of those involved will not been released before all families are notified.
Stay with us as this story develops.