Bartow County EMS responded to a accident on Highway 20 at the entrance to the Cracker Barrel over the weekend. The accident involved a passenger car and a motorcycle. Once on the SCENE, Bartow County EMS found a male patient, who was the operator of the motorcycle,  lying on the ground conscious and alert complaining of back pain.

He was transported to Cartersville Medical Center for evaluation of his injuries.


Bartow County EMS responded with Cartersville Police Department and Cartersville Fire Department to a single vehicle accident Saturday.

The accident occurred on North Erwin St at Porter St. Upon EMS arrival they found a 30 year old female lying on the ground with an open leg fracture and abdominal trauma.

The vehicle rolled over which resulted in the female being ejected from the car. Bartow County EMS Crew requested a medical helicopter due to the severity of the injuries.

The landing zone was set at the baseball field on Sugar Valley Rd in Atco Village.

The patient was transported to the landing zone by Bartow County EMS and then was flown to Grady Hospital for treatment.