Savannah Man Charged With Leaving The Scene of 2 Accidents - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

Savannah Man Charged With Leaving The Scene of 2 Accidents

Posted: Updated:
Savannah -

          A Savannah man is charged with hit and run after Police say he left the scene of two accidents.   Investigators say Eric Jerrod Morgan was driving a white 2004 Impala that crashed into a tree on White Bluff Road and Lee Boulevard just after 6pm Tuesday. Two children were inside the car at the time. 

         Police say when they arrived at the scene, the vehicle was gone. The Impala was also  identified as the vehicle involved in a previous accident at White Bluff and Stephenson Avenue.  Investigators were able to identify one of the children when her Mother showed up at the second accident scene, officers demanded she tell then where the child was.  They say the youngster was returned several hours later with a cut on her mouth and missing a tooth, she told police she had been involved in an accident and was not wearing a seatbelt.

        The child was taken to the hospital, investigators say Morgan then showed up at the hospital with his own injuries about three hours later.   A second child was also treated at the hospital for injuries related to the car accident.  Morgan is currently being treated but his faces several charges including child endangerment, leaving the scene of an accident and driving under the influence. 

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Shooting at Waters Ave. and 38th Street in Savannah

    Shooting at Waters Ave. and 38th Street in Savannah

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:43 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:43:34 GMT
    Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police have the area of Waters Ave and 38th Street cornered off with crime scene tape. Around 12:45 p.m. police were called to the scene where they found a man in the street shot. The SCMPD Spokesman, Julian Miller, said the victim was in a white sedan when shots were fired from another car striking him. The white sedan came to a stop in a yard. The man was taken to the hospital. The victim's name has not been released yet or his condition. Police do not have a...
    Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police have the area of Waters Ave and 38th Street cornered off with crime scene tape. Around 12:45 p.m. police were called to the scene where they found a man in the street shot. The SCMPD Spokesman, Julian Miller, said the victim was in a white sedan when shots were fired from another car striking him. The white sedan came to a stop in a yard. The man was taken to the hospital. The victim's name has not been released yet or his condition. Police do not have a...
  • April Mugshots

    April Mugshots

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:48:25 GMT
    James SiebenthalJames Siebenthal
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
    The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
  • SURVELLIANCE VIDEO: Runaway Horse in Downtown Savannah

    SURVELLIANCE VIDEO: Runaway Horse in Downtown Savannah

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:08:52 GMT
    WSAV has learned that a horse carriage was involved in an accident in downtown Savannah on Monday. A viewer tells News 3 that the horse went 'berserk' after the accident. Savannah Police have closed
    WSAV has learned that a horse carriage was involved in an accident in downtown Savannah on Monday.
Powered by WorldNow

1430 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Telephone: 912.651.0300
Fax: 912.651.0320
Email: newsemailalert@wsav.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.