BYRON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – An 11-year-old girl is dead after she was thrown from inside a car in an accident on I-75 on Christmas night.
Lakevia George was pronounced dead on Sunday.
She and four other children, 4-year-old Brian Lawson Jr., 7-year-old Briana Lawson, 9-year-old Kameon Williams, and 12-year-old Lashonti Jones were ejected from the vehicle they were in near mile marker 150.
Two adults, the driver 38-year-old Brian Lawson and 33-year-old Jimmy Anderson, were also injured.
All seven people were taken to the hospital.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
BYRON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- Five children and two adults were taken to Medical Center, Navicent Health Christmas night after a one vehicle crash on I-75 in Byron.
According to Byron Police, five children, aged 4, 7, 9, 11, and 12 years old, were all ejected from the vehicle. What caused the crash is still under investigation.
If you have any information, you’re asked to call Byron Police at (478) 956-2880.