One person was announced dead, as 43 others were injured in an accident that occurred on State Highway 515. The accident involved a tour bus and a tractor trailer.
As of 4:45pm highway 515 was still reported as being blocked, due to the clean up effort. County EMS officials have asked for the assistance of neighboring counties for that clean up effort.
This part of the Georgia is filled with tourist from around the world at this time of the year. It is famous for the apple orchards in Ellijay, Georgia.