Posts tagged with "Scott Boulevard"

UPDATE: Decatur Police respond to four-vehicle accident on Scott Boulevard

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 15, 2016

Decatur Police on Friday morning, July 15, responded to a four-vehicle accident on Scott Boulevard just east of Clairemont Avenue, where one vehicle was overturned. “One driver is being transported to an area hospital for evaluation but is conscious and alert,” Lt. Jennifer Ross said. “There are no serious injuries reported at this time.” A […]

Westchester Elementary launches Scott Blvd. safety petition

Posted by Dena Mellick December 8, 2015

Westchester Elementary has launched a petition asking to make Scott Boulevard safer. In September, the City of Decatur elementary school held Walk & Roll, an event to encourage walking, but also highlight the traffic dangers on Scott Boulevard. But parents and school officials say that’s not enough, so they created a Change.org petition. It says in part, “Despite numerous […]

UPDATE: Scott Boulevard reopened following accident

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 29, 2015

A portion of Scott Boulevard has reopened after an accident temporarily closed a portion of the road. Lt. Jennifer Ross said the accident closed a portion of the road between West Ponce de Leon Avenue and Coventry Road. Ross said, “The accident involved four vehicles. Two people were transported for complaints that appeared to be […]

Scott Boulevard will be closed to reconstruct accident scene

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 11, 2015

The Decatur Police Department is advising drivers that Scott Boulevard will be closed on May 12 between Clairemont Avenue and Coventry Road from 9:30 am to 11:30 am for accident reconstruction. Decatur Police Lt. Jennifer Ross didn’t specify the accident being reconstructed, but said, “I would assume (it is) the fatality from April 25.” That accident […]

Car accident involving Lakeside High teacher, students was a coincidence, police say

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 28, 2015

This story has been updated.  Lakeside High teacher Leah O’Brien died when she was struck by a vehicle carrying two students on the way to the Lakeside High School prom on April 25. Her 8-year-old daughter was critically injured. The Lakeside connection has perplexed some readers who wanted to know if it was a terrible coincidence or […]

One person dies in vehicle accident on Scott Boulevard

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 25, 2015

This story has been updated.  Decatur Police Lt. Jennifer Ross said that at around 6 pm, police officers responded to a car accident involving two vehicles on Scott Boulevard at Ridley Circle. One adult is dead. Three other people are at local hospitals. “Preliminary investigation revealed one driver was attempting to turn off of Ridley […]

Traffic Alert: Scott Boulevard and Clairemont Avenue closed

Posted by Decaturish.com March 26, 2015

This story has been updated. A car that crashed into a power pole caused major traffic problems at the intersection of Scott Boulevard and Clairemont Avenue Thursday. Just after 5 p.m., GDOT reported two lanes of the four lane road were back open at SR 8 East/West at Clairemont Avenue after a period of all lanes […]

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