BOLD SPRINGS, Ga. — An Athens woman was hurt seriously in a crash Monday morning.
State troopers said two vehicles were traveling south on Georgia 81 in Bold Springs. The one in front, a red Subaru Forester, slowed to turn left onto North Cross Lane Road. A gray Chrysler 300 behind it was following too closely, troopers said, and rear-ended the Subaru shortly before 8:30 a.m.
After impact, the Subaru was forced into the northbound lane and struck in the side by a red Jeep Cherokee.
The driver of the Subaru, 27-year-old Jessica Rehs, sustained serious injuries and was transported to Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.
The driver of the Jeep, 64-year-old Joelene Sutton of Monroe, sustained minor injuries and was taken to Piedmont Walton Hospital.
The driver of the Chrysler, 49-year-old Vanessa McCartney of Bethlehem, was not hurt.
McCartney was cited on a charge of following too closely.
Walton County Fire Rescue and the Walton County Sheriff’s Office responded.