2017-09-27 / Front Page

Damascus wreck kills Albany youth

An Albany youth was killed Saturday night when he lost control of the vehicle he was driving.

According to the GSP accident report, Marion Antonio Hudson, 14, was traveling north on Radney Road near Damascus at 11:45 p.m. when the 2001 Buick LeSabre he was driving ran off the road. He oversteered the vehicle causing it to leave the left side of the road and overturn several times when striking the ditch sideways. The victim was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle which came to rest in a peanut field.

The vehicle belonged to the youth’s uncle, Johnnie Earl Hudson who lives on Radney Road. The report states the youth took his uncle’s vehicle without permission.

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