Law enforcement and emergency workers were on the scene of an accident this morning shortly after 8 AM at Highway 151 and Highway 72 just north of the Chattooga County line.

The accident involved a Honda passenger car and an older model Ford Escort.  There were serious injuries in the accident and Lifeforce was called into the scene.  Traffic was shut down on the south bound side of Highway 27 for a short time so the helicopter could land.

AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio will have more information as it is made available from the LaFayette Post of the Georgia State Patrol.