Man Charged in Fatal ATV Accident - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

07/14/04

Man Charged in Fatal ATV Accident

One man is in jail and another is hospitalized following a weekend ATV accident that left one person dead. The accident happened around midnight Saturday in Bulloch County near highway 301 north of Statesboro.

Investigators say Anthony Rushing was driving on Old River Road when he collided with an ATV driven by Troy Wilkerson. Wilkerson was riding without headlights on the wrong side of the road. A passenger on the ATV was killed.

Rushing is in jail charged with DUI and vehicular homicide charges. Charges against Wilkerson are pending.

Reported by: Dal Cannady, dcannady@wtoc.com

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