Effingham County Accident Claims Second Victim

The accident happened near Rosewood Drive.
The accident happened near Rosewood Drive.

EFFINGHAM COUNTY, GA (WTOC) - Georgia State Patrol has now released the names of the Saturday's deadly wreck in Effingham County.

Seventeen year old Thomas Medlin, a South Effingham High School student, died at Memorial.  75 year old Julian Finch of Guyton died at the scene. It happened around 7:30 pm on Highway 30 and Rosewood Drive.

Georgia State Patrol troopers said Medlin, who was driving a red SUV crossed the center line and crashed into Finch's white Pontiac van.

A LifeStar helicopter flew the Medlin to Memorial University Medical Center where he later died.

The Georgia State Patrol says they're still investigating.