Cumming Hwy. Auto Accident

Canton, Cherokee County GA. April 21, 2010 - Cherokee Sheriff’s deputies responded to a head-on collision at approximately 8am Wednesday morning on Cumming Highway at Water Tank Road. Both drivers were transported to North Fulton Hospital. Joshua Goforth, 29 years old of Canton, was critically injured in the accident. The driver of the other vehicle, Laura Florey, 38 years old of Cumming, received minor injuries and was transported for precautionary reasons. She is in stable condition. There were no passengers in either vehicle. Cumming Highway was shut down in both directions for approximately 2 hours.

Preliminary indications are that Goforth's vehicle crossed the center line and struck Florey's vehicle head-on. The accident is being investigated by the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office Traffic Enforcement Unit.





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